We are an equine practice with all our vets being equine only

Did you know that 90% of colics are “medical” – in other words, they’re caused by a malfunction of the gut that doesn’t need surgery to fix?

Of these, the majority are either spasmodic colics (gut cramps, essentially) or impactions (a bit like constipation), and are often caused by dehydration.

See our Tips for Avoiding Colic below!

Penmellyn Equine Vets Colic advice

Equine Travel Tips for the summer

With the summer holidays upon us, how many of you are getting out and about, travelling around with your horses or ponies?


We will be providing equine veterinary cover for the show in the form of Hannes Tanzer who will be at the show for all 3 days