Tag Archives: Horse

The Military Laboratory of Veterinary Research, from its creation in 1919 until the armistice in 1940

Thierry BORREL*Emmanuel DUMAS** *Professeur agrégé de Biochimie Génie-Biologique, docteur en Histoire des Sciences, Université de Lyon, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, IUT Campus de la Doua, département Génie Biologique, 72-74 Bd Niels Bohr, et laboratoire S2HEP, La Pagode, 38 Bd … Continue reading

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The equine mange epizootic during World War One: prevention and therapeutic failure

Claude MILHAUD Docteur Vétérinaire, Vétérinaire Général Inspecteur (2S) Membre émérite de l’Académie Vétérinaire de France 18 avenue Jean Jaurès 92140 Clamart clmilhaud@orange.fr Mange officially appears among the French army’s equine population in December 1914 in the wake of mobile warfare. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Contagious diseases and vaccination, Contemporary, Horses, Militaria | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The forgotten pathology of work horses, 1800-1918 — Contribution of the written sources and anatomical collections of the Alfort Veterinary School

par François VALLAT Dr vétérinaire, Dr en Histoire, 10, rue Jean Pigeon, 94220 Charenton-le-Pont, francoisvallat@hotmail.com The old anatomopathological collections and written documents provide evidence of diseases in horses during the 19th and 20th centuries that have now disappeared or decreased … Continue reading

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The restraint of horses as described by ancient Greek and Roman authors, from first to fourth century AD

François VALLAT Dr vétérinaire, Dr en Histoire, email. francoisvallat@hotmail.com The study of texts by Columella (Ist century) and by hippiaters of the late Roman Empire (IVth century) reveals characteristics of ancient restraint methods used in performing surgery on large domestic … Continue reading

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The anatomical models of Dr Auzoux, an industrial success in the service of veterinary medicine

Par Christophe DEGUEURCE* *Professeur, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard – École nationale vétérinaire d’Alfort – email cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Communication présentée le 20 avril 2013 Dr. Louis Auzoux (1797-1880) is known all over the world for the anatomical models made of papier maché … Continue reading

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Henri Velu (1887-1973), a pioneer of the Veterinary medicine in Morocco : an introduction

by Claude Milhaud* et Jean-Louis Coll** *Vétérinaire Biologiste Général Inspecteur (2°s.) ** Vétérinaire en Chef (C.R.) General biography of the French Veterinarian Henri Velu, general structure of his activities in Morocco (historical context, outline of his activities in the field … Continue reading

Posted in 2005, Bovines, Contemporary, Horses, S-V, Tropical | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

French veterinarians and equine recurrent uveitis, 1761-1838

par Bernard Clerc* et François Vallat** *Professeur d’Ophtalmologie honoraire des Écoles nationales vétérinaires, Adel. berclerc@yahoo.fr **Docteur vétérinaire, Docteur en Histoire, Adel. francoisvallat@hotmail.com Periodic ophthalmia — known today as equine recurrent uveitis — was particularly prevalent in the past in damp … Continue reading

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Quittor, an obsolete disease

by Christophe Degueurce* et Marion Riffaud** *Professeur, Conservateur du musée Fragonard, École nationale vétérinaire d’Alfort, Université Paris-Est, Centre de recherche en histoire euro-péenne comparée, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr **Docteur vétérinaire, Cabinet Vétérinaire, 24, rue du Château d’O, Résidence de la Taille 61260 … Continue reading

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Extension and Inflating: the therapy of the shoulder and antique hippiatres

by Louise Sephocle*, Valérie Gitton-Ripoll**, François Vallat*** *Doctorante en Lettres Classiques, Université de Brest L’Hermitage, 29600 Plourin- les-Morlaix, Adel. lou.sephocle@orange.fr **Maître de conférences en latin, UFR Lettres Université de Toulouse 2 Le Mirail, 5 allée  Antonio-Machado 31058 Toulouse cedex 9, … Continue reading

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Jean Héroard, the first French “vétérinaire” and author of the treatise called Hippostologie

par Aurélien Jeandel et Christophe Degueurce, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr. Biographic data about Jean Héroard. Study of the treatises dealing with the osteology of the horse that were published before he produced his book entitled Hippostologie, c’est-à-dire Discours … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, A-F, Anatomy, Biography, G-L, Horses, People, Renaissance | Tagged , | Leave a comment