Bruce Steele MVB MRCVS qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 1972 and has specialised in equine veterinary since. Bruce worked with his father Tommy Steele MRVCS (M.B.E) until 1983 when Bruce established The Equine Veterinary Clinic in Hillsborough, County Down.
Bruce has travelled extensively throughout his career examinining horses from all fields of equestrian sport including race horses, show jumpers, polo ponies and eventers as well as general riding. In addition to UK and Ireland his client base encompasses mainland Europe, South America and USA.
In his career he has been team Veterinary Surgeon for the Irish and American show jumping teams. He has been an FEI Veterinary Surgeon for the past 20 years and is currently Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the Royal Ulster Agricultural Show (RUAS).
Clinic Services and Facilities
In addition to general Veterinary Medicine The Equine Veterinary clinic specialises in
- Pre Purchase examination
- Lameness Investigation
- Endoscopic Examination
- Diagnostis Ultrasound
- Full Laboratory Facilities
- JMB Measurement Centre (one of only two official JMB measurers in Ireland)
- Soft Tissue Surgery
We offer routine rasping and wolf tooth extraction. For more specialised dental work
we use Carolyn Perkins BVetMed BAEDT MRCVS
The Equine Dental Clinic, Hillsborough, Tel: 07818035356
We recommend Martin Payne AWCS. Martin can attend our clinic by appointment or call out to your stable yard.