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Your Horse's Vital Signs

EquiMed Staff

Your Horse's Vital Signs

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 15:13

Learn about your horses vital signs and why it is important that you know how to take them, are familiar with your horse's baseline vital signs, and check them …

Causes of Horse Related Injuries and How to Prevent Them

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 18:04

Read about the 5 most common causes of horse-related injuries and the 7 keys to good horsemanship that will help prevent these injuries …

Measuring your Horse, Foal or Donkey for Weight Calculations

by Mark Sellers

August 28, 2018 09:42

Learn how to calculate your horses weight by using common equine body measurements and using the EquiMed Weight Calculator …

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Horse Parasite Control Guidelines

EquiMed Staff

Horse Parasite Control Guidelines

by EquiMed Staff

April 19, 2017 17:55

Read about the many types of parasites that can affect your horse and learn how using the three "arms" of strategic deworming can be an answer to your parasite …

General Care Tip

If your horse sweats excessively in ordinary work, and fails to quickly dry after he has cooled out, he may be better off with some type of body clip.

Tips for Preventing Impaction Colic and Keeping Your Horse Healthy …

by EquiMed Staff

April 20, 2017 12:34

"Most horse owners know that colic is the number one noninfectious health risk for horses, and veterinarians warn that decreased water consumption is thought to …

gen·er·al care
/ˈjen(ə)rəl ker/
  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.


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