Sarcoids are a type of skin tumor sometimes occurring on the skin of horses. Sarcoids are a benign tumor caused by the Bovine Papilloma Virus (yes, as in “cow”) that has invaded the skin of a horse. The virus goes … Continue reading
Often I am called out to see a horse that has a lump. A lump is a very vague term that can mean different things to different people. Any swelling that is not normal is a lump. The term does … Continue reading
“Remington” is a 4-year-old Paint gelding who presented to Dr. Shane with a large wart-like tumor on his face just above his right eye. The white blaze marks where sensitive pink, non-pigmented skin can become affected by sunlight to produce … Continue reading
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