Equine Health

Diseases of the respiratory system

How does the course work?

Online Course duration

3 h
Online learning

What you will learn

For an animal as athletic as a horse, a healthy respiratory system is required for it to be able to lead a normal life and is an absolute necessity for any horse involved in sport. The respiratory system is quite delicate and prone to a variety of diseases, both infectious and allergic in nature. In this course you will learn about:

  • The typical clinical signs of respiratory disease
  • The diagnostic techniques that are commonly used to evaluate horses with respiratory disease
  • The infectious diseases that can affect the respiratory tract
  • Other diseases of the upper and lower respiratory tract

Course format



Dr Isabel Imboden