Recent News

Deep Run Hunt Pony Club Camp

Dr. Wright, Dr. Kaplan, and Colleen offered the Deep Run Hunt Pony Club campers a rare opportunity to assist in a real equine limb dissection last week. Detailed anatomy, function and biomechanics of the forelimb from knee to hoof were discussed and explored. The campers were able to feel and see real tendons, ligaments and… Read more »

ONLINE PHARMACIES

TAX WARNING: The state of Virginia requires remittance of Consumer’s Use Tax from online pharmacies. You are required to pay consumer’s use tax on purchases, acquired in or outside Virginia for use or consumption in Virginia if retail sales and use tax was not collected on the transaction.   **Purchasers should contact their accountant for… Read more »

Q: “What is Laser Therapy and How Does it Work?” – Heather K.

Jennifer L. Wright, DVM, IVCA A: Three Oaks Equine Veterinary Services uses a Super Pulsed, Low Level (Cold) Laser device called the MR4 ActiVet.  The laser itself is a handheld device, about the size of a flashlight, which emits non-thermal (cold) photons of light.  This light passes through the skin layers to non-invasively alleviate pain, reduce… Read more »

Equine Wellness Program 2017

Dr. Jennifer Wright Greetings and Happy New Year!  Everyone at Three Oaks Equine Veterinary Services, PLLC wishes you and your horse another year full of health, happiness, and prosperity.  Accordingly, we are excited to offer our Equine Wellness Program for 2017 at the same prices as last year!  The Equine Wellness Program consists of three… Read more »

USEF Vaccination Rule

  Starting December 1, 2015, all horses entering the grounds of a USEF-licensed competition must be accompanied by documentation of equine influenza virus and equine herpes virus vaccinations within six months prior to the date of entering the competition grounds.      

USEF Microchip Rule

  Horses competing in USHJA shows must be microchipped by December 1, 2017 to qualify for points or money-won tracking lists, as well as to be eligible for other programs and events that specifically require a microchip.  There will be a 1 year grace period through November 30, 2018 during which horses without microchips may… Read more »