Ali Miletic

Articles by Ali Miletic - 9 results

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Tiny Packages, Big Problems

Miniature horses are built exactly like their full-sized fellow equines, but along with their small stature come some unique health problems.

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Botulism in Horses

Did you know horses can get botulism from eating haylage? Find out how haylage is made, how botulism develops, and how to recognize it in your horse.

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Does “RICE” Therapy Work on Horses?

Learn about the RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation) protocol used in human therapy, and find out if is applicable for hoses.

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Does “RICE” Therapy Work on Horses?

Learn about the RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation) protocol used in human therapy, and find out if is applicable for hoses.

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Liver Disease in Horses

Even though cases are rare, horses can suffer from liver disease. Find out the causes, symptoms and treatment, plus tips for prevention.

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Recognizing Laminitis in Horses and How to Prevent it

Laminitis is a debilitating condition in horses involving inflammation of the laminae in the hoof, with numerous causes. Find out how to prevent it.

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Hauling Healthy: Preventing Shipping Fever in Horses

While travelling to shows with your horse is an adventure, there are steps you should take to ensure he arrives in top shape, and prevent shipping fever.

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What is Choke in Horses and How Can I Prevent It?

Choke in horses refers to an esophageal obstruction, which can be life-threatening if not treated right away. Learn how to prevent it.

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Treat and Prevent Mosquito-Borne West Nile Virus in Horses

Mosquitos can carry West Nile Virus, Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis and Western Equine Encephalomyelitis, which can cause major health concerns horses.