UTILIZING PERSONAL TECH
If you have a smartphone you have in your pocket an amazing tool for assessing lameness. Use it to take a video, then watch it over and over. With the newer phones you can even review footage in slow motion. That’s how I learned as a student—by watching videos of the most challenging cases in slow motion. Don’t wait until your horse is lame to take videos. Having a baseline can be helpful for comparison when you do suspect a problem.
This technology can also help your veterinarian. Many veterinarians today are able to receive video to their own phones. In fact, I encourage owners to send me pictures and vide can change from day to da c m a a y n i if It can also be used to mon With these you can create diary for your horse.