Surgery keeps Stella in the winning ring!

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South Eastern Equine Hospital
359 Hallam-Belgrave Road
Narre Warren North
Victoria 3804

Phone:
03 8790 4922
Fax:
03 8790 4944

 Stella the Warmblood mare developed signs of colic which were not responsive to standard medical treatment.  Stella was promptly referred to South Eastern Equine Hospital for further assessment. A rectal examination indicated a large colon displacement that could only be rectified by surgery. Dr Robyn Charman, Dr Lianne Wright, Dr Kate Thompson and Senior Veterinary nurse Debbie Webb spent 3 hours in surgery with Stella to return her large colon to its normal position. Following a period of intensive care, Stella stayed in hospital for a further 7 days before returning to her home on the Mornington Peninsula. Stella has recovered well and is now ready to continue her stellar dressage career!  



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