Survey Says….

The results are in from our education survey – “thank you” to all who gave us their input! And congratulations to Letha Simmons on winning the State Line Tack gift certificate.   First we asked about the style of delivery you prefer: Seminar – 70% Webinar – 30% Teleseminar – 4% Workshop – 62% Evidently ‘in person’ is preferred over...
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Today is National Tooth Fairy Day!

  Did you know that horse’s lose their baby teeth just like we do?? Horse’s teeth begin to erupt in the days after birth. By 1 year of age, a horse has all of its deciduous (temporary) teeth. Between the ages of 2.5 and 5 years, these 24 deciduous teeth will fall out and be replaced with permanent teeth!! With all of this rapid change happening in your horse’s mouth, it is...
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Luna’s Fortuitous Dental

Luna is a miniature horse from Horses Help therapeutic riding center that weighs just under 200 pounds! She is a favorite of children and adults. Dr. Debra was called out because Luna stopped wanting to eat and had a bad odor in her mouth. She also had lost weight and just didn’t feel well. She was painful on the left side of her face and had a hard lump there. After sedating Luna and...
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A Big Dental on a Little Mini

Jordy’s Dental   Jordy the mini had no history of problems and wasn’t showing any signs of needing a dental. His owners decided he ought to be checked out since he gets used for driving a cart. And it is a good thing they called Dr. Debra! Jordy had terrible ramps with about a 1″ prow on the lower first cheek tooth both sides. (Dr. Debra forgot to take the picture before...
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Dually’s Dental

Dually is a 15-year-old Quarter Horse gelding that lives in Bellingham, WA and one of the horses we saw for dentistry while up in Washington State. He had been a breeding stallion when he was young, with around 15 horses on the ground from him. One of those is a 13-year-old mare, Ruby, who also received dental care during the visit. Neither horse had dental work done in 5-7 years . Dually had...
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Buckley the Dog

Buckley is one of our canine patients from the Phoenix area. He has regular chiropractic sessions with Dr. Debra that leave him feeling much better!   Buckley’s owner, Wendy, has this to say – “My English Mastiff puppy, Buckley was having spasms in his back, vomiting, and difficulty eating, drinking or even moving. I took him to my vet and was referred to a neurological...
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