Iowa State University Veterinarian

Article Title

Laparotomy in an Equine


Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html

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SF601 V65

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The patient, a brown 7 year old American saddle horse, was admitted to Stange Memorial Clinic April 1, 1948. The horse had been a ribbon winner in several shows in the midwest. The owner reported that about a year ago he noticed his horse was losing some of his previous spirit, but his endurance remained. Because of the horse's carriage, he continued to place in every show entered.