Bleeding Horses

Sidney vet Dr Colin Roberts interviewed by The Guardian.

The Guardian newspaper has interviewed Fellow and Director of Studies in Veterinary Medicine Dr Colin Roberts as part of an analysis of the significance of race horses that have been observed to experience bleeding from the nostrils following racing.

Dr Roberts describes the nature of such bleeding in Thoroughbred horses, and analyses the potential impacts on performance.  You can read the story by following the link to The Guardian website.

This is an archived news story first posted in January, 2015

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