Equine Vet


Hagyard Equine Medical Center employs over 50 professional equine veterinarians dedicated to providing the absolute best possible vet care for your equine. Our facility is strategically located in the middle of Kentucky's heartland, which means that our team of equine vets can reach out to almost any horse farm in a matter of hours.

Hagyard Field Care
Hagyard keeps an elite group of ambulatory equine vets on standby 24/7. These professionals allow us to come to you instead of you coming to us. We can provide highly personalized client service to area horse farms, horse sales, races, sport-horse events, endurance races, shows, rodeos, and much more.
Our services include Emergency Care, Endoscopy, Radiology, Fertility Services, Herd Health, Dentistry, Breeding Management, Acupuncture, Chiropractic Services, and much more. Hagyard Field Care vets are ready to respond with a focus on providing medical excellence in a team approach.

Podiatry Center
Hagyard's Podiatry Center is a specialized vet facility that exclusively handles the hoof care needs of your equine. We combine the age-old art of farriery and blacksmithing with cutting edge medicine and science to achieve superior results.

Hagyard is proud to work with Fraley Equine Podiatry at this center. Dr. Fraley sits on the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Equine Humane Center and has worked on many of horseracing's biggest heroes. Dr. Fraley and his team works out of the Podiatry Center here at Hagyard, ensuring an unmatched level of podiatry care for all our equine patients. The podiatry center specializes in hoof injury, infection, abnormalities, wounds, and other foot-related lameness.

About Hagyard Equine Medical Institute
Ever since Dr. E.T. Hagyard founded Hagyard Equine Medical Institute and equine hospital in 1876, Hagyard has been at the forefront of equine medicine. Our diverse equine clientele includes international breeding operations, world-renowned racehorses and 3-day eventers and pleasure horses. Owners from all over the world come to Hagyard because we're dedicated to the most advanced treatments and surgeries to increase the wellbeing of the horse.

Hagyard employs more than 50 veterinarians at its equine hospital who are at the top of their field, along with an experienced support personnel staff. No other single non-university veterinary group in the equine world is able to match Hagyard's qualifications. Our team exhibits expertise in a wide variety of specialties and interests, allowing Hagyard to routinely achieve superior results.
Our numerous, advanced,and comprehensive facilities include an Equine MRI, Podiatry Center, Fertility Center, Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber, and Surgery Center. We also have numerous Hagyard Field Care Teams on standby, ready to provide highly personalized and experienced client service to area horse farms, sales, races, rodeos and more.

Campus tours are provided year-round so you can see our facilities for yourself. Contact Hagyard Equine Medical Institute today to schedule an appointment. We look forward to serving you and your equine!

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

Telephone: (859) 255-8741
Fax: (859) 252-8961
Toll Free: (888) 323-7798

4250 Iron Works Pike
Lexington, Kentucky 40511-8412

Equine Vet