When a horse sneezes or coughs no elbow or hankie will be raised to contain the potential biohazard from reaching other horses.
Fall weather means changing conditions in pastures and horse owners are urged to make sure their pastures are clear of excess leaves and toxic plants that may endanger horse health.
Survey respondents reported equine veterinarians as most trusted source by horse owners for vaccination and deworming practices.
With high mosquito numbers, it is important that horse owners are proactive and vaccinate their equines against mosquito-borne diseases.
Drs. Stephanie and Chad answer questions about the use of steamed hay to improve equine respiratory health.
Arthritis is one of the most common conditions that affects performance and pleasure horses.
Zoetis has introduced Core EQ Innovator™, the first and only equine vaccine to contain all five core equine disease antigens in one smooth vaccine.
After 4 years of culturing equine feces, Dr. Schell is now making testing for dysbiosis - an imbalance of microflora in the horse's gut - available to horse owners.
Airway damage resulting from wildfire smoke takes 4-6 weeks to heal, so horses need that amount of time off from the time when the air quality returns to normal.
The allergen chip is already being successfully used for diagnosing allergies in humans and is now available for horses as well.