Ch120. The Western Performance Horse

The Cutting Horse
  1. Wallis TW, Goodrich LR, McIlwraith CW, et al: Arthroscopic injection of corticosteroids into the fibrous tissue of subchondral cystic lesions of the medial femoral condyle in horses: a retrospective study of 52 cases (2001-2006), Equine Vet J 40:461, 2008. PUBMED Abstract
The Roping Horse
  1. Dabareiner RM, Cohen ND, Carter GK, et al: Lameness and poor performance in horses used for team roping: 118 cases (2000-2003), J Am Vet Med Assoc 226: 1694, 2005. PUBMED Abstract
  2. Dabareiner RM, Carter GK, Honnas CM: Injection of corticosteroids, hyaluronate, and amikacin into the navicular bursa in horses with signs of navicular area pain unresponsive to other treatments, J Am Vet Med Assoc 223:1469, 2003. PUBMED Abstract
Barrel-Racing Horses
  1. Stricklin JB: Barrel racing, Proc Am Assoc Equine Pract 43:37, 1997.
  2. Cox J-B: Personal communication, 2002.
  3. Galley RH: Personal communication, 2002.
  4. Pearce G: Personal communication, 2002.
  5. Women’s Professional Rodeo Association, 1235 Lake Plaza Drive, Suite 13, Colorado Springs, Colo. At
  6. Dabareiner RM, Cohen ND, Carter GK, et al: Musculoskeletal problems associated with lameness and poor performance among horses used for barrel racing: 118 cases (2000-2003), J Am Vet Med Assoc 227:1646, 2005. PUBMED Abstract