Articles - health


Does My Horse Have Colic?

As winter sets in, changes in feed and water-freezing temperatures can create the ideal conditions for colic....


What is Sinusitis?

Find out how to identify and treat sinusitis. ...

no thumbnail

New Treatment for Navicular Possible

A new procedure is being tested at Tufts University's Cummings School of Medicine to ease a horse's pain and stimulate bone growth,...

with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

Vets Saving Third World Equines

Creating better lives for working equines abroad....


What are Windpuffs?

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


Equine Pain Management

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


Adaptation and Conditioning of the Musculoskeletal System

Optimal performance in the racehorse is dependent on the healthy functioning of all the components of the musculoskeletal system....


Tiny Packages, Big Problems

Health issues in miniature horses....


Basic Equine Dental Care

To understand your horse's dental needs, you need to know what's going on in his mouth at each stage of his development, says certified equine dentist Grant MacKinnon of Prince Albert, SK. ...


8 Targeted Strengthening Exercises for Horses

Targeted exercises for the back, belly, front and hind ends....

Love our Articles?

If you enjoyed reading the articles on this website, consider subscribing to get upcoming issues as they are published! Simply click on the button below to see your options.


to top