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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....


Vesicular Stomatitis

Why should we worry about a disease that is rarely fatal and hasn't been seen in Canada for over six decades?...


How to Manage a Horse with Respiratory Illness

Get advice on how to manage, feed and medicate a horse with respiratory illness....


What are Windpuffs?

Blemishes called "windpuffs" are balloon-like fluid swellings of the deep digital flexor tendon sheath near the back of the fetlocks....

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Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome

Learn about the fatal genetic disorder Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome....


Activated Carbon: Bogus or Bonus?

Find out if feeding activated carbon supplements can help improve your horse’s health, and if there are any risks associated with feeding them. ...

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Thoroughbred Broodmare Health

Dr. Tracey Chenier and Dr. Elizabeth Scholtz at the Ontario Veterinary College at Guelph discuss some of the current research topics in broodmare health....


Trailer Trauma

Go along with Shawn Hamilton on a trailer ride you won't soon forget....

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Equine CSI: Solving the Mystery of Death Through Necropsies

Necropsies are performed post-mortem in order to answer questions about the cause and circumstances of death....


Snap, Crackle, Pop!!!

What do those joint noises mean?...

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