Infectious disease encompasses a wide variety of conditions, from bacterial GI infections, to respiratory viruses, to tick-borne disease and more. These conditions are often diagnosed with specific laboratory tests, and have rigorous treatment protocols.
Why Foundation Equine?
In the event of a contagious disease outbreak (such as salmonella diarrhea, strangles or equine herpesvirus), a veterinarian experienced with infectious disease control and biosecurity can speed containment of the disease and treatment of affected animals. Dr. Kivett has managed outbreaks of many of these diseases, and has had very good success limiting spread and treating sick animals.