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All about Hoof Abscesses

Fred Nostrant - Monday, January 30, 2017

All about Hoof Abscesses: Share with us your favorite recipe for treating a foot abscess! Hoof abscesses are an isolated collection of bacteria that accumulate between the hard hoof wall and the soft, sensitive laminar tissue of the foot. Most commonly the abscess results from weakening of the connection of the hoof wall to the underlying l ..

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Exciting Weekend at Pine Top Horse Trials!

Fred Nostrant - Thursday, March 03, 2016

Dr Fred was in Aiken, SC last weekend to groom for his wife Erin at Pine Top Horse Trials. She and Andy (Decordova) placed 8th in a very tough Intermediate division with several former Olympians! Congratulations to Erin and Andy! Erin Renfroe and Andy clear the last jump on the Intermediate course at Pine Top Horse Trials  ..

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Study shows Shockwave treatment is effective for suspensory ligament disease

Fred Nostrant - Friday, February 12, 2016

Suspensory ligament injuries are one of the most common soft tissue injuries we see in the sport horse. These injuries can be very frustrating. A recent study from Virginia Equine Imaging shows that Shockwave treatment can return these horses to their previous level of work faster than only rest and with similar results to surgery. North Bridge Equ ..

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Horse Owner Seminar on March 5th

Fred Nostrant - Thursday, February 11, 2016

Save The Date! March 5, 2016 at 10AM We have partnered with Nutrena and Cutler Farm in Medfield, MA to bring you an informative seminar on equine nutrition. Our horse's performance depend on proper nutrition and we will explore how to use nutrition to maximize your horse's success. No matter what passion you pursue with your equine partner, nu ..

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We Love What We Do

Fred Nostrant - Thursday, February 11, 2016

At all levels of performance and training, professional veterinary care and personal attention to your equine athlete is important to achieve your goals. Dr. Nostrant, Dr. Shen, and the North Bridge Equine team have exceptional knowledge of equine sports medicine and the ability to diagnose and treat complex lameness issues.  ..

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Happy February and Happy Anniversary North Bridge Equine Associates!

Fred Nostrant - Monday, February 01, 2016

Happy February and Happy Anniversary North Bridge Equine Associates! We are very excited to be celebrating our 5th year in business! We could not have done it without our amazing clients and patients. Thank you for 5 incredible years! Punxsutawney Phil would jump out of his groundhog home to capture this deal! In honor of our 5 year ann ..

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