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Woodford Equine Hospital


  • Observation of ambulatory services (80% Thoroughbred reproduction)
  • Observation of elective orthopedic surgery (30% of practice)
  • Observation of hospitalized medicine cases
  • Hands on experience based on student's motivation and current caseload


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • 1 Boarded Surgeon - Dr. Christopher Johnson
  • 1 Boarded Theriogenologist - Dr. Hernando Plata
  • 1 Boarded Internist - Dr. Lucas Pantaleon
  • 5 Ambulatory Veterinarians
  • Full service hospital with lab, pharmacy, ICU, isolation facilities, and surgery suites

Educational Resources

  • Books
  • Rounds
  • Continuing Education activities throughout the year
  • Access to internet
  • Journals


Students will observe and help with daily caseload medicine, surgery, ambulatory and in-clinics. Students expected to be prompt and involved with cases. Experience can be tailored to interest of student.

Student Supervision

Breeding Season:  7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday - Sunday
Otherwise: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Saturday
Student will be supervised by a veterinarian at all times.


Yes, housing is available for 2 students at a time.

Practice Information

Woodford Equine Hospital
3550 Lexington Road
P.O. Box 108 (mailing)
Versailles, KY 40383

ph: 859-873-7361
fax: 869-297-0007


Signature on file: Dr. Lindsay Layman
Updated on: 1/31/2008

Versailles, KY
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