Conformation and Soundness
(Way of Going)



http://csu-cvmbs.colostate.edu/academics/clinsci/equine-orthopaedic-research-center/Pages/case-studies-and-news.aspx

The "Orthopaedic Topics" section has excellent information on diseases and joint problems including: http://www.equiworld.net/uk/
horsecare/conformation/index.htm
This web site offers information and illustrations discussing and depicting correct as well as poor conformation.

http://www.equiworld.net/uk/
horsecare/anatomy/index.htm
The muscles, tendons, bones, and ligaments of the horse, and their function in the body are incluced in the following:

http://www.equiworld.net/uk/
horsecare/gaits/index.htm
Information and animated illustration of horses' gaits, including: http://www.ecis.com/~hplove/
vet/navic01.html
"Heel Lameness - Is it Navicular Disease?" an article by Edward D. Voss, DVM.  It provides us with some very useful basic information on Navicular and ways to help your horse throught this disease.

http://www.gov.on.ca/OMAFRA/
english/livestock/horses/facts/88-074.htm
Information on conformation faults of the legs and feet which may eventually lead to lameness

http://www.lsuagcenter.com/en/crops_livestock/livestock/horses/lameness/understanding-the-condition-of-bucked-shins-so-we-can-take-better-care-of-our-horses.htm
"Understanding the condition of bucked shins so we can take better care of our horses," by: Petrisor Baia, DVM; Daniel J. Burba, DVM; and Neely Heidorn, Ph.D.

The article includes information on a common bone problem that occurs in young race horses called dorsal metacarpal disease, commonl known as bucked shins.

Information on:

http://veterinarynews.dvm360.com/inside-equine-stifle
"Inside the equine stifle" by Ken Marcella, DVM.
 

Dr. Marcella discusses diagnostic technologies which can help uncover minor conditions before acute injury.

http://hoofcare.com/index.html
A web site dedicated to hoof and lameness issues and problems.

Many Articles about lameness
 

Contains a section for finding books and videos about lameness and hoof problems


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