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Doctor runs with horse

August 6, 2008 | 9:22 p.m. CDT
Dr. Loni Taylor runs alongside American Thunder. Three sensors are placed on the horse's head, the right front foot and the dorsum of the pelvis. The sensors measure the head acceleration, the pelvic acceleration and the right front leg angular velocity. By reading these measurements veterinarians will be able to determine whether or not a horse is lame before it shows any signs.

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