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St.Bel, Charles Vial de – “Plan for establishing an institution to cultivate and teach veterinary medicine” (19, Mar 1790)

Excerpt: The general affluence of all orders of people in England, and the universal ardour for improving arts and perfecting institutions, by means of which, the interests of mankind at large have been eminently served, and the stock of human knowledge almost incredibly extended. In reverting to these establishments, we may discern the efficacy of opulence and patriotism uniting for the public service;…

Coleman, Edward – “Instructions for the Use of Farriers Attached to the British Cavalry and to the Honourable Board of Ordnance” (1796)

Chapters include: Instructions for the Use of Farriers in Regiments of Cavalry, Inflammation of the Eyes, Inflammation of the Chest…

Townson, Robert – “Tracts and Observations in Natural History and Physiology” (1799)

Chapters include: Physiological Observations on the Amphibia – Dissertation the First on Respiration, Anatomy of the Instruments of Respiration, On the Absorption of the Amphibia…

Clark, Bracy – “A Series of Original Experiments on The Foot of the Living Horse” (1809)

A Series of Original Experiments on the Foot of the Living Horse exhibiting the changes produced by shoeing, and the causes of the apparent mystery of this art.

‘Farrier and Naturalist’ Vol 1 Issue 1 – January 1828

Articles include: Preface; The Rise and Progress of The Veterinary College; On the General Principle of Elasticity in the Feet of Animals, Particularly the Horse; On the Diseases of the Eye of the Horse; Uses of Different Drugs Employed in the Diseases of Horses and Other Animals;…

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 1 Issue 1 – January 1828

Articles include: A List of Contributors to “The Veterinarian”; Veterinary Periodical Publications; Observations on the Introduction of Oriental Blood of Horses into Europe; Glanders; Hydatids within the Brain and Spinal; Marrow of the Sheep;…

‘Farrier and Naturalist’ Vol 1 Issue 2 – February 1828

Articles include: Description of the Royal Mews Pimilico; On the Importance and Present Estimation of the Veterinary Profession in England; On the Diseases of the Eye of the Horse; Observations on the Distemper in Dogs;…

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 1 Issue 2 – February 1828

Articles include: To Our Correspondents; Mr Sewell’s Introductory Lecture, 1827; The Anatomy of the Horse; Injection of Medicines into the Veins; Aneurism of the Aorta; Wounds into Joints; Strangles Succeeded by Lock Jaw; Quittor;…

‘Farrier and Naturalist’ Vol 1 Issue 3 – March 1828

Articles include: The Veterinary College, As Originally Constituted, Compared with its Present Mismanaged and Corrupt State; Animal Phrenology; Instructions for Breeding Pheasants; On Tonic Medicines for Horses;…