EQUIVET Monkey splint
The splint is designed from 6 mm ABS plastic, conferring great strength and providing excellent support for distal limb injuries.The lower portion of the splint includes a blockwedge designed to elevate and support the backof the hoof
. In conjunction with the moulded dorsal portion of the splint, the wedge removes strain from the digital flexor tendons and immobilizes completely the distal joints of the limb. Indications for the splint include the treatment of sev
ere tendon injuries, lacerations and the immobilisation of distal limb fractures. The splint offers rapid and efficient support for transportation to the hospital or clinic. Should be standard equipment in all equine veterinary practi
ces.The material is fully radiolucent and is unaffected bywater, blood and disinfectant solutions.