Coumbe, K: First Aid for Horses
How to Cope with Injury and Illness
First Aid for Horses provides information on essential first treatment after injury or illness. It will help you recognize problems before they become critical emergencies, give you an indication of when to seek veterinary advice and provide constructive suggestions as to what can be done whilst awaiting the vet's arrival.
Karen Coumbe studied at Girton College, Cambridge and qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 1984. She worked for five years in a mixed practice and then moved to work solely with horses in 1989. Since then she has become a partner in a busy practice in Mereworth, Kent. She has a particular interest in the training of equine veterinary nurses and is an examiner for the new equine vet nurse qualification. She is married and has one daughter.