The best example of locomotion disorders is that of lameness in horses.
Lameness is one of the major pathologies in horses and one of the main reasons for visits to equine vets. All categories of horses are concerned, from those used for leisure activities through to racehorses...
Locomotion pathologies often cause intense pain leading to clear-cut lameness.
It was only in 2001 that a genuine therapeutic solution was finally made available for these extreme disabilities, with the European market launch of TILDREN® (tiludronate), the first veterinary bisphosphonate offering the possibility to treat bone-related lameness in horses.