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Equine Services

Avon Animal Hospital is proud to have served our community for over 25 years and counting. All of our equine veterinarians are proud members of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP). Our experienced and friendly equine team utilizes two mobile units to provide on-farm care when you need it. We are also equipped to provide medical and surgical care on-site at our Windsor hospital.

What services do you provide to horses?


Avon Animal Hospital provides a wide variety of equine services including wellness exams, export certification, pre-purchase evaluations, colic diagnosis, vaccinations, dentistry, lameness workup, ultrasound and radiographs.

Lead by our board-certified veterinarian Dr. Paul Johnston, our reproductive laboratory enables us to freeze and store semen, breed mares with artificial insemination and provide advanced procedures such as embryo transfers.

What surgical care do you provide to horses?


Our in-clinic equine hospital enables us to perform many elective surgical procedures such as cryptorchid castrations and hernia repairs.

Coming spring of 2019 to Avon Animal Hospital – equine gastroscope!

Do you provide after-hours care for equine emergencies?


Yes, we are available for emergency care for our equine clients outside of regular hospital hours. Please call 902.798.5314 for further assistance.

Have been great with my cat Mickey and they offer payment plans for people like myself on a budget.

Jake Pineo

I love Avon Animal Hospital, The girls that work there are a great ,warm bunch of girls. The vets are…

Kim Macdonald

The staff at the Avon Animal hospital have always been extremely friendly, helpful, patient, and kind. My family has had…

Matthew Kehoe

Looked after my kitty with great dispatch :)

Rachelle Pickles

Love the people there.

Wendy Benjamin

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