Written by: Lenore Brown-Phillips
Client: Rood & Riddle http://www.roodandriddle.com
Release Date: 2017-01-12
Wellington, FL – Jan. 12, 2017 – For the second year in a row, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital has been named the official veterinarian, farrier and veterinary pharmacy for the CP Palm Beach Masters presented by Sovaro® CSI3*-W – a premier show jumping event being held on Feb. 2 – 5, 2017. Featuring a Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping competition at the picturesque Deeridge Farms, the event promises to be one of the best competitions of the winter equestrian season.
Rood and Riddle’s return to the Palm Beach Masters CSI3*-W coincides with its recent expansion to South Florida. The Wellington hospital officially opened on November 18, 2016 and is fully operational. Additional facilities are currently under construction and are scheduled to be completed in early 2017. This is the second satellite hospital for Rood & Riddle, with the first launched in Saratoga, New York. Founded in 1986 in Lexington, Kentucky, Rood & Riddle is known and respected world-wide for its specialized medical and surgical care and innovative, highly skilled treatment of horses.
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington offers a full range of services including 24-hour emergency surgical support, advanced diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, sport horse healthcare, reproduction and scheduled neurology and podiatry appointments.
“Rood and Riddle is honored to continue to serve as the official veterinarian, veterinary pharmacy, and farrier for the upcoming Palm Beach Masters event. Now that our Wellington facility is operational, we look forward to serving the Wellington sport horse community and are thrilled about the future” said Dr. Scott Pierce, the managing partner.
Competition at this year’s Palm Beach Masters will be especially fierce as riders are vying for one of only 14 spots up for grabs in this year’s World Cup Final competition that is being hosted in Omaha, Nebraska, from March 27 – April 2, 2017. The Palm Beach Masters CSI3*- W is the second-to-last qualifying competition in in U.S. before the finals are held.
For further information regarding the CP Palm Beach Masters presented by Sovaro® including facts, VIP Packages, stabling parking or entry rules, click here
About Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital is a full-service equine hospital established in 1986 in Lexington, Kentucky as both a provider of ambulatory services and as a referral center for horses requiring specialized medical and surgical care. Today Rood & Riddle is known and respected throughout the world for innovative and highly skilled treatment of horses. Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital emphasizes an unwavering commitment to quality, both in the care of horses and in the relationships with clients and the community. With satellite offices in Saratoga, New York and Wellington, Florida; Rood & Riddle endeavors to bring their world renowned expertise to the broader sport horse community.
Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington Fast Facts:
5320 S. Shore Blvd. Wellington, FL 33449
Hours of Operation: Open for emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Open daily from 8am-5pm.