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Heart Bar Pad with Equi-Pak CS

Released at - July 29, 2015
This Paint horse had been suffering under run heels for a few months; the heels had moved forward long enough to result in a negative palmar angle to the coffin bone (P3), and the horse was beginning to bear weight on the bulbs.  The farrier and vet team decided on a shoe packa Read More...

Vettec Adhesive Helps a Turtle Heal

Released at - February 21, 2015
We are always interested in scenarios where Vettec products are used for repairing something other than hooves.  Recently we received the following interesting story from a  Read More...

What does Vettec recommend for Seedy Toe and Hoof Wall Cracks?

Released at - June 17, 2014
Serious cases of seedy toe can lead to compromised hoof wall integrity.  The seedy toe can allow dirt and debris to pack up between the wall and the lamina causing irritation and issues. Read More...

How dry should the foot be for Vettec products?

Released at - March 21, 2014
Because Vettec products will bond to anything, even moisture, it is critical that moisture levels in the hoof be regulated before application.  Since we first introduced our line of adhesive materials, we have instructed that before applying Vettec materials, you must dry the h Read More...

Success Gluing on a Shoe With Adhere

Released at - February 26, 2014
This is a shot of a shoe glued on with Adhere 7 weeks after application.  The horse was turned out 24/7, in extreme cold and snow which then turned into mud and back to snow. Read More...

Short Trimmed Draft Foot Rebuilt with Adhere

Released at - September 23, 2013
This big guy was trimmed short to relieve the stress to the wall which had held a persistent toe crack.  Unfortunately the trimmer took all the hoof support and the horse ended up lame due to walking on his sole alone.  A farrier and vet teamed up with Vettec's Larkin Greene to Read More...

Endurance riding and EquiPak

Released at - May 9, 2013
Meet endurance rider and EquiPak devotee Carey Brock from Delhi, California.  Carey and her 7 year old Arab mare Khandy Kiss have made quite an impact in the sport of Multi-Day Endurance, trail rides that can span up to five days and beyon Read More...

How does the weather affect Vettec products?

Released at - January 22, 2013
Often times Vettec users are not aware that the temperature outside, and the temperature of the Vettec products make a difference! Read More...

Vettec Helps an Elephant at the Oregon Zoo in Portland

Released at - July 17, 2012
Job: Apply Sole-Guard as a protective pad on the sole of a bull elephant Read More...

Overfeeding Affects More Than Just Humans

Released at - April 10, 2012
Have you ever seen the effects of overfeeding pregnant mares? Did you know that overfeeding affects not only the broodmare, but her foal as well?   Read More...