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Treating Hoof Puncture Wounds

How to safely deal with hoof puncture wounds....

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Sweat Inequity

Learn about how electrolyte loss affects horses, the dangers of dehydration and how to prevent it....

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Show Me the Money: The lure and perils of the year-round show circuit

The North American phenomenon that is the year-round show circuit has far-reaching effects on those involved in the industry....

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What is Strangles?

Learn how to recognize, treat and prevent this highly contagious respiratory disease. ...

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Equine Infectious Anemia in Canada

Learn how environmental factors and management practices contribute to Equine Infectious Anemia, the disease also known as Swamp Fever....

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A Vital Skill: Taking Vital Signs

Learn how to take a horse's vital signs and why it's so important to know what's normal in times of illness and injury....

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Tendons: Injuries & Healing

Deep snow, plus hard and slippery ground can lead to tendon injuries. Learn what you can do to reduce the risk....

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Out of the Darkness

How to recognize the signs of depression and help bring the light back to your horse’s life...

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CRYPTORCHIDISM

The causes, implications and treatment of undescended testicles...

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Do Horses See Colour?

While it is commonly believed that all animals are colour-blind, research has shown this is not the case....

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