Client Education
Battenkill Veterinary Equine P.C.
518 State Route 29 Greenwich, NY 12834
phone: (518) 692 - 2000  after hours answering service (518) 692 - 2000 or 1 (877) 770-5416
Fax: (518) 692 - 7554
Our Newsletters

Hot Topics in  the Horse World

NYS Dept. of Health about West Nile Virus

Breeding the Problem Mare - AAEP discussion

"The Horse" Magazine - Eastern Equine Encephalitis

"The Horse" Magazine - Potomac Horse Fever

NYS Dept. of Health on EEE

"The Horse" Magazine - Equine Herpes Virus

("The Horse" magazine website requires
registration to view most of the articles in
their entirety - the wealth of information
available is worth the process!)

If you are not on our mailing list and would like to be,  please send us
an email with your address.  

We would like to hear from you. If there are equine health topics that
you would like to see on the website or in our newsletter please let us
Send comments or requests to us at

We have also included links to a few other informative websites below.
Please note that although we post links to what we believe to be
reputable sites,  we have not reviewed the content for accuracy or
currency and recommend that you always get qualified medical advice
before making any decisions regarding your horse's health.
Equine Stomach Ulcers
Viewing of Newsletters
requires Adobe Reader
Get Control of Flies at Your Farm This Year
Use our code,
Battenkill Veterinary Equine 95495,
when you place your order. Literature
may be picked up at the clinic too.
Normal Vital Signs

Equine Adults

Temp : 99 - 101 Degrees
Heart Rate: 30 - 44 Beats
Per Minute
Respiratory Rate: 12 - 20
Breaths Per Minute

Equine Foals

Temp: 99.5 - 102 Degrees
Heart Rate: 60 - 120 Beats
Per Minute
Respiratory Rate: 12-20
Breaths Per Minute
For current updates on
Equine disease in your
area sign up to join an
Internet-based program
that will issue text or
email alerts when
equine disease
outbreaks occur. Horse
owners go to