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Spotlight On Septic Arthritis

Septic arthritis is an infection, not a disease like osteoarthritis, but both affect a horse's joints....

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No Sweat?

The condition known as anhidrosis ‒ the complete absence of sweating ‒ can pose serious problems for your horse during hot weather, including potentially fatal heat stroke....

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10 Common Skin Conditions

Equine skin irritations can be caused by allergies, exposure, external parasites and even management practices. Learn how to recognize, treat and prevent 10 common conditions....

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Good Vibrations

What is Vibration Plate Therapy, and does it work?...

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Getting to the Teeth of the Matter

Regular dental care can prevent oral issues that can be the cause of a myriad of health, performance, and behavioural problems....

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Equine Proliferative Enteropathy

Bacterial invasion threatens otherwise healthy foals...

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A Look at Laminitis

Causes and treatment of this second leading cause of death in horses behind colic....

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How Can I Tell if My Horse is Lame?

Learn how to perform a lameness exam from head to toe, using these visual and hands-on inspection tips from Melissa McKee, DVM. ...

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Ask Us – Joint Supplements

A look at joint supplements...

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The Regenerative Wavelength

While the scientific jury is still out on the efficiency of laser therapy for equines, many swear by it to speed the healing of fractures, suspensory tears, tendon injuries, osteoarthritis, and musculoskeletal injuries....

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