Established in 1988, the Colorado Equine Clinic is an equine veterinary practice that’s passionate about the horse-human bond. In addition to several equine testing services, they offer 24/7 medical care for horses in Douglas, Jefferson, Arapahoe, Denver, and Elbert counties in Colorado. This clinic treats horses of all ages, disciplines, and backgrounds. Their veterinarians have specialties ranging from sports medicine to podiatry to dentistry. They’ve also obtained national certification to provide chiropractic, acupuncture, and farrier services. They have a solid reputation among their local clients and the larger equine community.
The Colorado Equine Clinic laboratory is licensed to perform Coggins testing. This lab has a dedicated room for running laboratory tests on horses. A complete blood count, blood chemistry, PCV, total protein, fibrinogen, cytology, semen motility can be run with results obtained in 15 minutes. Reporting results from a Coggins Test takes 24 hours from the time the lab receives the blood sample. Hormone tests, such as insulin, cortisol, or thyroid are run by specialty labs with turnaround times between 24 hours and 5 days.