Importation of live equine will be subject to a 60 day quarantine at the New York Animal Import Center.
Equine Guelph has opened a FREE offering of their Sickness Prevention in Horses course ( normally $85 + HST) in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Some common horse hoof problems and hoof diseases happen to the healthiest hooves, so it is important to know what to watch for, and what to do when a problem arises.
Equine infectious anemia is an incurable, infectious disease caused by a virus that can affect horses, donkeys, asses and other equine.
Dr. Juliet Getty, internationally respected equine nutritionist, shares tips about what causes horses to become obese, and how to go about solving the problem on Monty Roberts' Horsemanship Radio.
To mitigate and protect horses from the spread of COVID-19 and keep owners and horses safe, the EDCC created a resource center that will be updated as necessary to reflect current information.
Supplementation of the three most important essential amino acids - lysine, methionine and threonine - may be helpful for horses during shedding.
Diseases that spread from animals to people are referred to as 'Zoonoses' and include diseases such as rabies, Lyme disease, malaria, Salmonella, Ebola, Swine flu and West Nile virus.
Though 100 percent treatable, abscesses can completely debilitate your horse.
Pneumonia is one of the leading causes of disease and death in foals and there is currently no effective vaccine licensed.