General Care Health Center

Featured Articles

General Care

Maintenance Clipping for Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Maintenance Clipping for Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 14:11

Learn the 8 steps that will keep your horse well-groomed with maintenance clipping along with suggestions for purchasing and keeping your clippers in good shape …

General Care

Finding an Equine Veterinarian

Mark Sellers

Finding an Equine Veterinarian

by Mark Sellers

April 22, 2017 14:45

Selecting your vet shouldn't be hit or miss. Here are some suggestions that will help you find a veterinarian that is good for your horse and you …

General Care

Tips to Prevent or Minimize Vaccination Reactions

Heather Smith Thomas

Tips to Prevent or Minimize Vaccination Reactions

by Heather Smith Thomas

April 23, 2017 16:46

Vaccinations should be a part of routine horse healthcare, under the supervision of a veterinarian. You can reduce the chances of reactions by following with …

Understanding Your Gelding and Using Common Sense When Cleaning His …

by Heather Smith Thomas

April 24, 2017 15:25

Geldings are preferred by some people over mares because geldings tend to be more mellow and predictable because their emotions are more on an even keel when …

General Care Tip

An epsom salt soak is useful to improve or resolve hoof bruises and abscesses. Dissolve handfuls of epsom salt in a bucket of warm water until it no longer dissolves. Soak the affected hoof for at least 15 minutes.

How to Handle Your Horse When the Veterinarian Visits

by EquiMed Staff

April 25, 2017 13:38

Being well prepared for a veterinarian's visit ensures that necessary procedures for your horse will be effectively completed and will help you and your horse …

gen·er·al care
/ˈjen(ə)rəl ker/
noun
  1. the widespread provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection of someone or something.
  2. a good name for a military horse.

Videos

Hoof Care - Trimming the Donkey

Video of donkey hoof trimming.

Horse Snips

Horse General Care Video Shorts

Horse Health Matters

For Our Visitors!

By the founder/editor of EquiMed, this book contains the foundation of complete horse healthcare. A must for every horse owner's home library.

Buy on Amazon

Subscribe