Horse Health

Horse Health: Mitigate Your Horse’s Risk for Infectious Diseases Horse Health: Mitigate Your Horse’s Risk for Infectious Diseases

We've all heard the old adage--"An ounce of prevention equals a pound of cure." That approach cannot be overstated when... [ Read More ]

A Life-Threatening Diagnosis–Gutteral Pouch Mycosis A Life-Threatening Diagnosis–Gutteral Pouch Mycosis

The first sign is often a simple trickle of blood dripping down from a horse's nostril. Often dismissed as something... [ Read More ]

April Showers Bring May Flowers…And Rain Rot, Dew Poisoning and Abscesses April Showers Bring May Flowers…And Rain Rot, Dew Poisoning and Abscesses

They say April showers bring May flowers, but that's not the only thing they bring. Rain rot, dew poisoning and... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: When Foaling Goes Wrong Horse Health: When Foaling Goes Wrong

From breeding decisions to caring for a mare before and throughout her pregnancy, the birth of a foal represents a... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: Equine Influenza and How to Minimize Your Risk Horse Health: Equine Influenza and How to Minimize Your Risk

Biosecurity should be a year-round concern for any farm, equine competition venue or other location in which horses are kept,... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: You Can Lead a Horse to Water… Horse Health: You Can Lead a Horse to Water…

We've all heard the saying "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make them drink." Horses have... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: Alert – Baby on the way! Horse Health: Alert – Baby on the way!

As we embark on a new year full of hope and promise, 'tis the season for early mornings, sleepless nights... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: Microchipping a Superior Form of Identification Horse Health: Microchipping a Superior Form of Identification

Microchipping is quickly becoming the global industry standard for equine identification, especially those being used for competition purposes. The FEI... [ Read More ]

Horse Health: Vaccination Record Keeping & Information is Key Horse Health: Vaccination Record Keeping & Information is Key

Whenever horses--or those stabled around them--are transported from one location to another, it presents an opportunity for the transport and... [ Read More ]