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8 Life-Threatening Infectious Diseases In Horses

An infectious disease is one that is spread between members of a species either by direct contact or a secondhand vector such as an insect or wild animal. The 8 diseases listed below are potentially deadly, making prevention and early detection essential. Luc...

4 Reasons To Reassess Your Horse’s Diet

Horses are sensitive creatures and changing their feed without reason can wreak havoc on their digestive systems. If your horse is doing well on his current diet, it is usually best to stay the course. However, there are times throughtout their lives when ree...

16 Facts About Horse Digestion Every Owner Needs To Know

Horses have very unique digestive systems. They are classified as non-ruminant herbivores which mea...

Important Bandaging Tips For Your Horse’s Limbs From Expert Veterinarians

Nearly every horse – whether its a prize-winning thoroughbred or a hardy mustang – will...

Your Horse’s Breed Could Predict His Colic Risk

Colic is one of the most common and frightening medical concerns horses face. Researchers from the ...

5 Reasons Your Horse May Be Moody & What You Can Do To Help

Much like humans, horses have their mood swings. Some days they are affectionate and eager to work,...

Innovative New Horse Shoes Help Prevent Hoof & Leg Injuries

Doesn’t it seem a bit strange that our horses have essentially been wearing the same clunky m...

Foal Gets Special Shoes To Help Him Learn To Walk

Susan and Robert Gilliland describe the newest addition to their family as a “blessing.”...

New Hope For The Treatment And Prevention Of Laminitis

Laminitis is a debilitating disease that affects the tissue that connects hoof to bone. In the most ...

Study Helps Horse Owners Recognize The Facial Expressions Of Pain

90% of horses will be affected by lameness at some point. Experienced equestrians know the signs to...