Haygain steamed hay is key to Georgina Bloomberg's proactive approach to her horses' respiratory health.
Horse owners are often reluctant to schedule farrier appointments in inclement weather, but healthy hooves depend on making hoof care a priority in all kinds of weather.
A review of diagnostic case submissions was conducted to assess equine peripartum deaths of mares that died secondary to foaling complications.
Caring for horses during the winter brings unique challenges which can wreak havoc on your horse's GI tract and increase his risk for digestive upset.
As cold, windy weather arrives, horse owners' priorities focus on maintaining horse health with adequate nutrition, hydration and shelter for their horses.
Through learning how horses perceive the world around them, their human handlers can develop safe best practices for working with them.
Horses with cold-induced hoof pain show obvious lameness and often typical laminitis stance, but without bounding pulses or heat in their feet.
It is important that horse owners think carefully about shelter, feed, and the comfort of their horses as colder winter weather approaches.
Preventive care through annual vaccination is the only way to protect horses against rabies - a fatal disease once clinical signs appear.
Our paper shows that ubiquitous molds, including fungi, cause chronic lower airway inflammation which is deleterious for the health and performance of our horses.