June 25, 2019
horse in barn post-surgery

Post-Surgical Monitoring with the Piavet System!

  Text by Diogo Parreira, DVM. Veterinary Advisor Piavita AG   The recovery process with equine patients can often prove just as critical as the surgical procedure. Piavita strives to keep the veterinary care team safer & provide efficient, reliable monitoring of the equine vitals – ECG, heart rate, body […]
June 18, 2019
horse dental checkup by equine veterinarian

Equine Dental Procedures

Image by The Royal Veterinary College Text by Diogo Parreira, Veterinary Advisor Piavita AG   Dental procedures (non-surgical and surgical) in horses will, often times, require the use of sedation to guarantee safety for both the patient and the veterinary care team. Veterinarians often choose a preferred combination of sedation […]
May 31, 2019
horse colic equine decease

The ultimate quick guide to horse colic

Text by Diogo Parreira, Veterinary Advisor Piavita AG   WHAT IS A COLIC? A horse colic can be described as “abdominal pain,” and it is still the #1 reason for calling the vet. Some good news is: 90% of them have medical treatment. You’re not alone: On average, 1 out of […]
May 21, 2019
Equine arrhythmia

Equine Arrhythmias, explained by a veterinarian

Stock-free picture by Benny Jordan | Unsplash Written by Diogo Parreira DVM, Veterinary Advisor of Piavita AG   Equine cardiology is often a topic that is open for deeper discussion and learning in comparison to other equine veterinary topics. Having a remote, digitally-innovative method to track and record the equine […]