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Equine Sports Medicine

Avon Equine strives to stay on the cutting edge of advancements in sports medicine. We offer on-farm and in-clinic evaluations. Our trucks are stocked with portable ultrasound and x-ray machines, allowing us to immediately view images, make on-site diagnoses, initiate treatment and offer a rehabilitation program that is right for your horse. 

Services include:

  • Lameness Examinations
  • Digital Radiology
  • Digital Ultrasonography
  • Mesotherapy – An Intradermal Alternative to Chronic Pain Management
  • Joint Therapies
    • Regenerative Therapies – A Natural Alternative to Traditional Intra Articular treatments, Pro-Stride and Restigen PrP are processed from your horse’s own blood and used to treat joint and soft tissue injuries.
    • Synthetic Joint Lubricants
    • Hyaluronate Acid (HA) Administration
    • Bisphosphonate Therapy
    • Corticosteroids
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injections of Soft Tissue Lesions

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Last updated: April 20, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we can continue providing our full range of services, under certain restrictions. As our province enters the next phase of the reopening plan, we have some updates to share with you about our safety measures.

We are continuing to see all cases by appointment only including pets in need of vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, parasite prevention, and more.

SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:00 am - 7:30 pm*
Saturday: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

*On weekdays we will be closed for 1 hour in the afternoon in order to catch up on communications with our clients. This is a temporary measure. Thank you for your understanding.

NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Avon Animal Hospital