Education Center

Horses and the Law: Protecting Yourself in the Horse Industry

During “Be your horse’s hero: Equine emergency care“, our free client education seminar, we had a phenomenal guest speaker stop in. Lee Atterbury, partner at Atterbury, Kammer & Haag S.C. and long time horse owner and client at Irongate...

5 Rules for Equine Emergencies

Thanks to our free client education seminars, we were able to lecture a large group of clients on how to handle emergencies and tips for caring for your horse during an emergency. Here are some details for those of you who couldn’t make it! There...

We think it’s “Time to Ride” in Wisconsin!

Have you heard? The American Horse Council, in collaboration with a host of other equine organizations including the American Association of Equine Practitioners, US Equestrian Federation, National Thoroughbred Racing Association, American Quarter Horse...

Be Your Horse’s Hero: Emergency Equine Medical Care

Ah, the plight of the horse owner. These strong and intelligent creatures have the very special ability to get the themselves stuck in the most unusual predicaments that need medical care. Not only that, but they demonstrate surprising fragility when...

WI Coggins (EIA) Regulations Changing

Changing Coggins Regulations We’re bringing you good news this Wednesday! Wisconsin has changed their regulations regarding Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) testing, commonly known as Coggins tests. Any negative Coggins test will now be effective...

Stringhalt: The Marionette Horse

This is one condition that has perplexed equine veterinarians for centuries. Stringhalt can develop in a horse seemingly overnight with no apparent cause, and often there is no standard treatment. In other words, it can be a horse owner’s worst...

Introducing the 2014 Irongate students!

Every year we welcome new students at Irongate to shadow our experienced veterinarians and perform basic procedures on farm calls. Some of these students come to us to fulfill credit hours at University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine or Madison...

Protect Your Horse: Trailer Safety with Double D Services

Why: Let’s start with the important information, and then we’ll get down to details. We’ve received many requests for a client education seminar on horse trailer safety – and for good reason! Take the standard risks that come with...

MHF Presentations

We are excited to see you at the 2014 Midwest Horse Fair.  We are looking forward to learning from great clinicians, demos and lecturers.  Our doctors will be giving the following presentations over the course of the weekend.  See you at the Fair!...

Change is in the air! Welcome to Irongate’s New Website

Welcome to the brand new Irongate Equine Clinic website and blog! This website brings you new information about the services we offer, updated images thanks to Sechler photography, new resources for you to reference, and more opportunities for you to...