Herpes-vaccination in times of infection pressure

Mar. 18, 2021 by

For a given occasion, I would like to comment here from an immunological point of view on the pros and cons of herpes vaccination. For which diseases do vaccinations really make sense? Basically, vaccinations only make sense if a disease

Tendon injuries, really an acute problem?

Jan. 1, 2021 by

Tendon injuries are the most common injuries in our sport horses, accounting for 46%. 97-99% affect the superficial flexor tendon. Oftentimes the horse has injured itself on the pasture by stepping in a whole, or has landed badly after a

Merry Christmas

Dec. 29, 2020 by

Another little christmas afterthought: There are always people who claim that we humanize our animals. In most cases I don’t find this bad at all. It is much worse that we dehumanize them in words as well as in deeds.