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Resounding success for first Equine Foot Conference

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The first conference in Qatar organised by the Equine Veterinary Medical Centre (EVMC) and Al Shaqab specifically dedicated to the education of horse foot and lower leg, saw some 90 horse owners, farriers and veterinarians from major equine organisations and stud farms in Qatar coming together at QNCC and Al Shaqab from May 3-5, 2018. Internationally-renowned experts in the field of equine limb anatomy, biomechanics, locomotion and lameness from Great Britain, Italy and Germany, were specially flown in by EVMC, to conduct lectures and practical sessions for participants. Focusing on the form and function of the foot, the conference was meant to help owners and trainers make management decisions on the care of their horses’ hooves.

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