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Alison Talbot

  • Senior Lecturer in Equine Orthopaedics
  • BVM&S CertEP CertES(Orth) Dip ACVSMR MRCVS
  • 0151 794 6041


Alison graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1999 and worked in equine practice where she obtained her RCVS Certificate in Equine Practice. She then completed a Residency in Equine Imaging at Bristol University, obtaining the RCVS Certificate in Equine Orthopaedics during this time. After working back in equine practice, Alison was appointed Clinician Teacher in Equine Orthopaedics at the Equine Hospital in 2009. Alison holds a Diploma in Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Alison is also one of the treating veterinary surgeons at the Horse of the Year Show and the British Open Showjumping event. She is a keen rider, eventing her own horse on a regular basis.

Clinical Interests

  • Lameness diagnosis
  • Imaging with particular interest in MRI
  • Poor performance cases


  • Responsible for teaching of undergraduate students during the equine imaging clinical rotation