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Performance Equine, Inc.

100% Standardbred racetrack experience at the Meadows Racetrack
student will experience a high level sports medicine practice that
utilizes digital radiography, digital ultrasound, video gastroscopy and
upper airway endoscopy. The student will become very versed in all forms
of diagnostic nerve blocks and joint injection technique and
preparation. There will be elective surgeries(i.e. castrations ). The
student will be able to examine the horses on lead and while harnessed
on the track for lameness evaluations. Interpretation of bloodwork
results for poor performance will be stressed. The student will become
comfortable giving all types of shots and placing catheters on a daily
basis. The student will also gain an understanding on passing an NG tube
on a daily basis.
A surgeon is on the track three days a week for consultation
Anatomy models and reference textbooks
student is expected to work 6 days a week from 730-4. The student
should be clean dressed and have an open mind and good attitude.
The student will spend 100% of the time with the veterinarian.
Performance Equine, Inc.
po box 815

McMurray, PA
Jon Stanek
Posted: 08/15/14
McMurray, PA
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