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Outdoor vs Indoor Boarding

Horse owners and experts discuss the pros and cons of indoor vs outdoor boarding. ...

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Can’t Move a Muscle: Tying Up

While tying up can be a one-time occurrence, certain horses are predisposed to repeated events warranting diagnostic investigation and preventative action....

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Conditioning Strategies for All Horses

How to assess fitness and develop a conditioning plan to suit your horse and your goals....

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How do I get my picky horse to drink water while travelling?

Some horses are reluctant to drink water while they're away from their home barn. This can cause a multitude of problems - not the least of which include dehydration, heat stroke, colic, etc. Here are a few suggestions for making water more palatable...

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A Radical Treatment for Acute Laminitis

Researchers are experimenting with a way to stop laminitis in its tracks, using a single screw to prevent coffin bone rotation....

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Hormonal Imbalances in Horses

A look at the three most common conditions of hormonal imbalances in horses. ...

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Grinding to a Halt

No matter what you call it, exertional rhabdomyolysis (a.k.a. tying up) can be an alarming condition....

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Deconstructing Deworming, part 2

Get a better understanding of how to develop an effective deworming program and avoid drug resistance. ...

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Equine Pain Management

How to tell when your horse is in pain, and how to deal with it...

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Equine First Aid Kit Essentials

Our comprehensive first aid kit includes everything you could ever need for any kind of barn emergency....

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