Veterinary Care And Therapy

We are proud of the high standard of veterinary and nursing cover that our yard provides and has access to. All athletes need the best support to perform at a high level. Each horse is given an individual assessment and then appropriate therapy as required.


  • Specialist equine vet Eugenio Cillan Garcia and vets from the Edinburgh Dick Vet School Of Veterinary Studies attend the yard twice a week and as required
  • ECB Aqua Treadmill therapeutic and conditioning salt water treadmill 
  • Dedicated therapy area with two full time experienced staff to check over each horse and give appropriate therapy
  • Vibraplate full body vibrating massage plate to ease aches and help with bone density
  • Overground Dynamic Endoscopy for the diagnosis of breathing problems
  • Gastroscopy on the yard for identification and monitoring treatment of gastric ulcers
  • Access to fully mobile ultrasonography unit for early diagnosis of injury
  • Mobile X Ray unit
  • Access to Magnetic Resonance Imaging for early diagnosis of joint issues including early stress fractures not picked up by X Ray
  • Bone Scanning and CT scanning for exact identification of bone and joint issues
  • Cardiac ultrasonography using new four-dimensional echocardiography
  • Stefi Duff equine massage and therapist specialist
  • Blazewear heat rugs
  • Magnetic rugs and boots
  • Equissage massage unit
  • Nebuliser for optimal lung health
  • Ice machine capable to produce 15kg of ice a day to use on bone and soft tissue inflammation
  • Ice vibe boots
  • VioVet Veterinary Suppliers