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Stinky Feet: The Dangers of Thrush

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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

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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.

Your Foal's Health - Foal Health Watch Guide

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

5 Essential Winter Supplies for Horses

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As autumn afternoons begin to fade, it’s time to prepare your horses for winter weather. The seasonal changes can provide additional challenges with increased stable time and loss of body condition due to cold. Whether you continue to ride during the colder months, or you give your horse a rest from fitness, keep in mind these 5 essential supplies to help you and your horse stay healthy, safe, and happy.

Retirement For Your Horse

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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.

Basic Horse Wound Treatment For Lacerations & Punctures

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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.

How to be a good customer for your horse vet

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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

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

Feeding the Best Horse Treats

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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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