All too often young people are the first responders to equine veterinary issues. To help educate and empower youth to make good decisions during equine emergencies, we have developed Private Group Tours which are ideal for pony clubs, 4H, young riders and Green Certificate Participants.
Education is key to making the right call for managing common emergencies. These tours will include information on lameness, cuts/lacerations, choke, eye injuries and colic and what to do when faced with these urgent situations.
We are offering behind the scenes access to our state of the art clinic to teach what it takes to get your horse the help they need, when they need it.
Tours are free of charge and are approx 90 mins in duration
We are hosting the “Form and Function” seminar series in partnership with Vitality Equine over the 2018/2019 winter season. Brigitte Meyer of Vitality Equine is speaking about the various aspects of movement and musculoskeletal intricacies that affect that different equine disciplines. There is limited space for each seminar - email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for the one you want to attend. Mark your calendars for the following dates at 7:30pm:
We are all settled in to our new equine veterinary hospital and would love for you all to come have a behind the scenes look. We know you are going to love it as much as we do!
The open house will run from 12pm to 3pm, during which time we will be hosting tours, giving out prizes, playing games, and providing demos of a few of our new gadgets as well as some of our old faves. We'll have complimentary hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks. Kiddos are welcome during the open house and can enjoy some games and face painting!
From 8pm to 12am, we'd love for you to join us for an evening of celebration as we dust off our boots and welcome TC and Company to help us kick up our heels and inaugurate the new hospital! There will be some refreshments available, but BYOB is appreciated to make sure we all have a roaring good time! No minors at the dance please.
Everyone is welcome so feel free to share with your friends! We look forward to seeing you there!
We are moving to our new clinic building just south of Cochrane this weekend, and will start seeing appointments at that location on Monday August 13! We are incredibly excited to finally be in the building and able to offer expanded services, including full surgical services and isolation capabilities. Come check it out! And stay tuned for when the Grand Opening will be...
Dr. Kirby Penttila and her husband, Cody Bellows, are pleased to announce the newest addition to the Burwash Equine team, Hudson Alexander Bellows! Born November 13, 2017. He had his first few visits at the clinic this week to consult on some podiatry cases so they expect him to be fully up to speed in no time! :)
Drs. Kirby Penttila, Alyssa Butters, Crystal Lee, Lindsay Rogers, Wayne Burwash and staff invite you, your family and friends to join us for an evening of information and discussion! Monday, October 2, 2017 7:00 PM Westlife Church, Springbank
We are thrilled to announce that work started this week on our long anticipated new clinic location! We'd like to say a special thank you to Integrity Post Structures for their hard work on this project. Keep an eye out for email updates, follow us on social media, and have a look as you're driving by on highway 22 south of Cochrane - this autumn and winter should be pretty exciting!!!
Dr. Rogers and Dr. Semper are giving a Horse Health Workshop out at the Ghost River Fire Hall on August 22, in association with the MD of Bighorn. Come check it out! RSVPs are needed by August 15 to https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/horse-health-workshop-tickets-34860017250.