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"Dehydration in horses is an extremely serious situation and can occur during strenuous exercise, stressful situations, or in cases of diarrhea.”
"SURPASS is the only FDA-approved topical non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory cream indicated for the control of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis in horses.”
"Consultation with a professional barn builder who is experienced with equines and their needs is always a bright idea! As they say, 'You don’t know what you don’t know'.”
"In warmer regions, where flies live and breed all year, veterinarians are finding non-healing leg sores on the upswing and failing to respond to antibiotics.”
"The electrolytes of greatest concern to horse owners (especially during the summer) are sodium, potassium and chloride because these are the major ones lost in sweat.”
"Right Horse partners offer their voice, support and expertise to create a unified effort to promote adoption as a preferred method of finding a horse.”
"Did you know that 70% of a horse’s immune system is found in the intestine, or that the intestine produces more neurotransmitters than the brain?.”