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Stinky Feet: The Dangers of Thrush

Thrush is a primary concern, whether your horse lives mainly at pasture or in a stable, especially in wet weather.

Signs of Gastric Ulcers in Horses

Ulcers are a common problem in horses with those especially in strenuous activities. These occur when the stomach or intestinal lining is damaged and the underlying tissue is exposed.

Basic Horse Wound Treatment For Lacerations & Punctures

Your horse is bleeding. What do you do? First, assess the situation by following these DVM’s tips. Identify & provide basic treatment for horse puncture wounds, lacerations, abrasions and how to put together a basic horse wound emergency kit.

Retirement For Your Horse

One day it happens. The horse that you’ve shared a thousand miles and a heart full of dreams with is ready for retirement. Regardless of the scenario your horse deserves the best possible outcome. There are several options and here are a few of our best leads.

Your Foal's Health - Foal Health Watch Guide

The following is a Foal Health Watch Guide that describes signs of a variety of common ailments

How to be a good customer for your horse vet

If you own or lease a horse, chances are you have your veterinarian’s phone number either memorized or on speed dial. Caring for a horse means it’s not a matter of if you will ever have to call the vet to treat your sick or injured horse, but when. We all want the best possible care for our horses, here's how you can be a great customer for your vet

Do's and Don'ts of Working with Farriers and Vets

These trained professionals specialize in keeping our horses' feet in tip-top shape and their bodies functioning properly.

How To Find The Best Livestock Vet

For livestock owners with cattle, sheep, goats or chickens, a large-animal or food-animal veterinarian can be hard to find. In many areas of the United States, fewer and fewer livestock veterinarians are finding themselves covering larger and larger territories.

Feeding the Best Horse Treats

Many of us feed our horses and ponies treats as a reward when training or just because we love them – who doesn’t love their horse? Treats that are similar to a horse's natural foods are healthiest, but a very small amount of many food items horses or humans eat is safe to feed as a treat. Remember that there is a safe way to feed treats, so be sure your horse is respectful and doesn't get pushy or nippy.

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