Al Shaqab to open ‘world-class’ equine health facility
On March 17, 2020 10:51 am
he Al Shaqab Equine Veterinary Medical Centre (EVMC) will offer “world-class” facilities for veterinarians, researchers and educators, and is scheduled to open in September.
The Al Shaqab EVMC will include a “state-of-the-art” equine veterinary hospital, an accredited veterinary diagnostic laboratory and a clinical research laboratory. The hospital will also be equipped with facilities to conduct MRIs, CT-scans and nuclear scintigraphy, and include two operating theatres, according to a press statement.
Other facilities include a “well-equipped” farrier shop for hoof care and lameness examination areas, while specialised medical services at the Al Shaqab EVMC will include internal medicine, with an all-hours intensive care unit and anaesthesiology/pain management.
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