Welcome to Horses at Purdue Gateway!
Horses@Purdue is your gateway to all things equine at Purdue University. Whether you want to know about care and management of your horses, the Indiana horse industry, the 4-H Horse and Pony project, the Equine Sports Medicine Center, or equine-related classes and clubs at Purdue, you will find links here that will get you the information you need.
PURDUE HORSE EXTENSION
The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America.
Visit the Purdue Horse Extension website.
Boiler Vet Camps (College of Veterinary Medicine)
Experience what it's like to be a veterinarian during a week-long, hands-on camp at Purdue.
A volunteer-led organization that reaches youth through programs in rural and urban settings. They strive to provide real-life educational opportunites that develop young people who positively impact their community and world.
EQUINE SPORTS MEDICINE CENTER
The Equine Sports Medicine Center (ESMC) at Purdue University is dedicated to the education and support of Indiana horsemen and veterinarians through the study of the equine athlete.
VETERINARY TEACHING HOSPITAL - LARGE ANIMAL HOSPITAL
Each year, the VTH Large Animal Hospital treats more than 1700 animals. Our Ambulatory Service veterinarians will come to your stable or farm to treat horses in the surrounding countries.
Visit the Large Animal Hospital web page to view services the VTH provides and get directions to the hospital.
Day phone: 765-494-8548
Emergency phone: 765-494-8548
Centaur Equine Specialty Hospital
The Centaur Equine Specialty Hospital is a premier performance horse hospital providing specialty medical and surgical services while supporting equine research and education. The hospital is equipped with some of the most advanced diagnostic equipment including an Equine 4DDI diagnostic imaging system, which contains two robotic arms, allowing a horse to walk in-between for more efficient processing. Horse owners and trainers will have access to a team of specialists and the most current diagnostic tests and most effective therapeutics, including advanced diagnostic imaging, shockwave therapy, nuclear medicine, regenerative medicine, endoscopic laser surgery and specialized equine orthopedic and soft tissue surgery.
Information about admissions in veterinary medicine academic programs:
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Program