My Kingdom for a Horse!

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CTVV: “My Kingdom for a Horse!”

By Susan Regan

CTVV explores the questions and concerns raised during a highly recommended pre-purchase vet check before investing in your first noble equine for pleasure riding or the show circuit. Even the most experienced buyers, particularly when obtaining a horse for resale, depend on their medical professional to ascertain any major concerns, dependent upon the use and the rider to make intelligent decisions in the purchase process.

CTVV interviewed Liam O’Leary, V.M.D., one of the large animal veterinarians at Salmon Brook Veterinary Hospital in Granby. Having been with the facility since 1977, O’Leary is known for his seasoned medical experience and keen intuitive insight particularly in the area of “leg” issues.

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CT Valley Views is an award-winning, independently produced Public Access TV series sponsored by Windsor Federal Savings seen in 22 towns on Cox/Enfield, Windsor, Simsbury, Nutmeg, West Hartford and Hartford Public Access stations.