Equine Specific Resources

CBC (Complete Blood Count):



  • Blood smears: A critical part of the CBC! The steps to consider when making a blood smear.
  • Device-ve testing. By Sandra Forsyth. Serum amyloid A is useful for detecting and monitoring acute inflammation in horses. However, the arrival of handheld devices in New Zealand means veterinarians need to take care when interpreting results.(First published Vetscript 44 Issue 2 p 50-1, Apr 2021)


Cytology and Histology:






Infectious Disease:


Microbiology and Antibiotic testing:


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