Vet Essentials: Care of the competition horse

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Vet Essentials is back for a second series. In the first epsode of series two, Jenny Rudall gets advice from top vets on the care of the competition horse, including respiratory problems and tendon injuries. Care of the competition horse is brought to you in association with Equitop Myoplast.

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