Straight from the Horse’s Mouth: Tips for Good Dental Health


You’ve probably heard the phrases “straight from the horse’s mouth” or “don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.” But did you realize just how critical dental health is for your horse? Good dental health is an important part of your horse’s overall health and well-being. Good dental health is more than just floating; it […]

Why Spring Vaccines and Fecal Egg Counts Matter


Warmer weather is on the way, and it’s time to gear up for spring and summer riding season! As the bugs reappear and horses start traveling, now is the time for your horse’s annual spring vaccines and fecal.   At Premier Equine Veterinary Service, we generally recommend vaccinating for Eastern and Western Encephalitis, West Nile […]



Evaluate Your Horse’s Topline Health The Topline Evaluation System (TES) assesses your horse’s overall muscle development. Muscle over the back, loin, hip and hindquarters enable your horse to lengthen, elevate, stop and turn and to drive. The TES is a visual and hands-on assessment of a horse’s topline from the withers back through and including […]