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Friday, 07 February 2014

We Need Your Help for 2014 Podiatry Seminar

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is hosting a podiatry seminar on Saturday, March 1, 2014. World-renowned veterinarian and farrier, Dr. Scott Morrison of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, will present/demonstrate on a variety of foot diseases and treatments. The seminar is…
Friday, 31 January 2014

SVEC GameTime Heads to MQHYA Winter Spectacular

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is taking GameTime Sports Medicine to the MQHYA Winter Spectacular this weekend. SVEC will be providing chiropractic, acupuncture and Pulsed Electro-Magnetic Field Therapy treatments for optimal performance at the event, which runs today through Sunday at…
Friday, 03 January 2014

SVEC Heading to 2014 MQHA Convention

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is excited to attend the 2014 Michigan Quarter Horse Association Convention. SVEC veterinarians will be in Lansing on Jan. 11-12 for the annual convention. This event is always informative and a great time. We look forward…
Tuesday, 12 November 2013

SVEC Update: Justin the Mule Jack is Doing Well After Discharge, Donations

Justin the Mule Jack — under the care of Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic after an injury to his right hind leg — has been successfully discharged after surgery and has settled in well back home. And his after-care has been…
Thursday, 31 October 2013

Mule Jack is on Mend, but Help is Sought to Defray Cost of Care

We have a new mule jack under our care here at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic. After his surgery, Justin – a 4-year-old mule jack – is eating well, has maintained his pleasant demeanor and has minimal discomfort on his leg.…
Thursday, 10 October 2013

SVEC's Dr. Kelley Jones Provides Castration Services for Donkey Rescue

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic's Dr. Kelley Jones recently volunteered her services in castrating Milton Burro, an adult miniature intact jack taken in recently by Crossroads Donkey Rescue. "Crossroads Donkey Rescue is extremely happy to have Dr. Jones available to us…
Monday, 07 October 2013

SVEC GameTime Sports Medicine Building Clinic at AQHA Congress

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic's GameTime Sports Medicine is at the All American Quarter Horse Congress in Ohio! SVEC veterinarians will be treating horses Oct. 10-27 in Gilligan South on the green wall by the shavings office. As always, we will…
Tuesday, 17 September 2013

SVEC T-Shirts Raise Over $400 for Breast Cancer Research

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic would like to thank everyone who purchased a pink SVEC GameTime Sports Medicine T-shirt during the recent NBHA State Finals in Midland. Because of your generosity, we raised more than $400 for breast cancer research. Thank…
Monday, 16 September 2013

Congratulations, Karlee Smith and Miss May

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic congratulates Karlee Smith and Miss May for the reserve championship in the Non-Pro Western Pleasure slot class under the guidance of Christa Baldwin at the recent Michigan Quarter Horse Association Breeders Futurity in East Lansing. Karlee…
Monday, 16 September 2013

Congratulations, Katy Jo Zuidema and Willy Wanna Be Me

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic congratulates Willy Wanna Be Me (Leroy), a three-time Hunter Under Saddle champion — including the Michigan Snaffle Bit Association's 3-year-old slot class — at the recent Michigan Quarter Horse Association Breeders Futurity in East Lansing. Willy…
Monday, 16 September 2013

Congratulations, Tim Zuidema and Spyderman

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic congratulates Tim Zuidema and Spyderman, who stole the show with their win in the Michigan Snaffle Bit Association's $10,000 2-year-old Western Pleasure Slot Class at the recent Michigan Quarter Horse Association Breeders Futurity in East Lansing.…
Friday, 13 September 2013

Early Breeders Futurity Winners Rolling In

Chris Perniciaro and Christa Baldwin are among the first to win their class wearing Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic gear at the Michigan Quarter Horse Association Breeders Futurity going on now in East Lansing. Congratulations, Chris and Christa! We are proud…
Thursday, 12 September 2013

SVEC's Dr. Jones Thanks Donkey Rescue Group for Fundraiser Invitation

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic's Dr. Kelley Jones would like to thank Crossroads Donkey Rescue for inviting her to its recent 6th Annual Donkey and Mule Show fundraiser in Clare. Crossroads Donkey Rescue is dedicated to helping abused and neglected donkeys…
Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Get an SVEC Show Shirt and Support Snaffle Bit Association During Breeders Futurity

Who wants to support SVEC and the Michigan Snaffle Bit Association? Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic has partnered with the MSBA to provide a donation every time one of our clients wins a class wearing an SVEC show shirt! All SVEC…
Monday, 09 September 2013

Congratulations to SVEC Client Blake Katterman

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic congratulates Blake Katterman and KR Scatt Katt as they head to the International Barrel Racing Association nationals and open worlds! "I am glad I can wear this shirt to represent you guys," Blake told SVEC. "(Cami) and…
Thursday, 05 September 2013

SVEC Congratulates All NBHA State Finals Winners

   Blake Katterman and Alison Clothier sport their SVEC Show Shirts at State Finals. We at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic could not be prouder of all our clients who won big at the Michigan NBHA State Championships on Aug. 29-31…
Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Wear Your SVEC Show Shirt to State Finals for Chance to Win Gift Certificate

It's GAME TIME and time to pull out your SVEC show shirt for the State Finals! Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is again sponsoring show shirts for our current clients to wear during the Michigan NBHA State Championships on Aug. 29-31…
Monday, 19 August 2013

SVEC Clients Can Save Money with Merial Coupons, Rebate Offers

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is happy to provide access to these Merial Equine Rebates for our clients. Visit for coupons, rebate offers and other savings on Merial brand name products such as UlcerGard, GastroGard, Zimecterin, Equioxx, Merial vaccines and…
Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Name This Plant That Causes Depression, Swelling in Horses

We at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic have seen a lot of this popping up lately — even in bailed hay. Got a guess of what it is? Leave a comment on Facebook. Answer This is hoary alyssum (Berteroa incana). Horses…
Friday, 02 August 2013

SVEC Client & Horse Make Cover of Barrel Horse News

Big congratulations are in order for SVEC client Kali Carpenter and her horse Jack, who are featured on the cover of the current issue of Barrel Horse News!
Thursday, 01 August 2013

SVEC Congratulates Ammeretto for Horse Shows by the Bay Win

We at Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic wish very warm congratulations to SVEC patient Ammeretto for winning the Grand Prix, the pinnacle of Horse Shows by the Bay IV. Owners Dale and Barb Nielsen are longtime friends and clients of SVEC,…
Thursday, 11 July 2013

News Roundup: Horse That Lost Sight, but Not Spirit, to be Featured in Movie

After Valiant stepped on a nail, developed an infection and went blind, vets recommended euthanasia or turnout in a treeless pasture. Valiant's owner didn't accept either of those options, instead embarking on a journey that has inspired a new documentary…
Thursday, 27 June 2013

News Roundup: Ancient Horse Bone Yields Oldest DNA Sequence

Ever wonder about your horse's ancestry? A recent study suggests that the ancestor of all equines existed around 4 million years ago. Whoa! The study in the journal "Nature" came after a fossilized horse bone was found preserved in Canadian…
Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Your Donations are Making Their Way to Oklahoma Horses, Families

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic asked for your help, and you delivered! We finally have all your donations loaded and heading to the victims of the Moore, Okla., tornado. Bill Thomas of Bill Thomas Performance Horses graciously volunteered to take the…
Thursday, 20 June 2013

News Roundup: Multiple Sclerosis Doesn't Stop Barrel Racing Champ

She's a Wisconsin state champion barrel horse racer and NBHA Hall of Fame inductee. She also was told her riding days were over. Laura Kimball was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in 1991. "Back in that time, there were no…
Thursday, 13 June 2013

News Roundup: 'Horses Don't Care if the Jockey's a Woman'

What's it like being a female jockey? Rosie Napravnik "will tell you that she is a jockey, period, and that someday she hopes to be considered among the best." Napravnik, 25, is the first woman to ride in all three…
Thursday, 06 June 2013

News Roundup: Want to Get in Shape? Move Like Your Horse, According to Viral Video

Does your horse hold the key to fitness? A new viral video suggests so. "A Prancercise video — in which the star and creator Joanna Rohrback imitates the moves of a horse including a prance, trot and gallop — has…
Thursday, 30 May 2013

News Roundup: Lost Horse Said to be Found via Telepathy

Some of us have really deep connections with our horses, but this is pretty amazing. According to news reports, a missing horse was rescued from a deep ravine after a horse communicator helped locate her. "Ranquet apparently communicated via telepathy…
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