Preventative Health

Large or small, we provide veterinary care for them all

Caring for horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules… of all sizes.

In addition to dentistry; vaccinations, parasite management, and nutrition are all important for your horse’s well-being. We can customize a vaccination and parasite management programs for a single horse or an entire herd’s needs. We also offer nutrition consultations and trace mineral blood testing. Our Wellness Program offers all this in one convenient package.

2017 Wellness Program

 At Epona Equine, our goal is to keep your horses happy, healthy and sound. So this year we are offering all your horses’ preventative health needs in one package for a special rate (mileage not included). The Program starts February 1st, 2016 and Packages will be available until August. For February only, West Nile vaccines will not be given at the time of first visit. A vaccine can be dispensed to you for later use or we can administer it at a later date for an additional mileage charge.

For all Packages:

  • A health record will be provided to you to keep track of your horse’s health information.
  • If you provide an e-mail address, we will send you reminders for follow-up fecal egg counts, deworming, etc.
  • You may submit up to an additional 2 fecal samples throughout the year on the same horse for a reduced rate.

The following services may be added to any package at a discounted price:

  • Sheath clean
  • Strangles vaccine
  • Coggins
  • CBC/Chemistry (Basic Bloodwork)
  • Trace Mineral Panel (selenium, copper, iron, cobalt, manganese, molybdenum, zinc) or Selenium only

 Package A – Basic

(Suitable for horses that don’t travel off property)

  • Basic Annual Exam
  • Brief Consultation on Body Condition Score and Diet
  • Oral Exam and Power Float (if necessary)
  • Sedation
  • Vetera E/W/T+WNV
  • Rabies (optional, but package price remains the same without it)
  • Dewormer (type will be determined based on fecal egg counts)
  • Fecal Egg Counts (The first one will be taken at the time of examination. The second one may be dropped off at a later date)

Package B

(Basic + Flu/Rhino – suitable for horses at busy boarding stables or who are travelling to shows/clinics)

Everything in Package A plus:

  • Calvenza in addition to Vetera E/W/T +WNV (or Vetera Gold 6-way instead)

Package C (Senior Horse)

Everything in Package A plus:

  • ACTH level (test for Cushing’s) Note: You must haul in or be within 30-minutes drive of our clinic for this test. May be substituted for dexamethasone suppression test for those not able to haul in or that live too far away. An additional mileage charge will apply as 2 visits are required.