One of the most frustrating insects for horse owners is a midge identified as Culicoides. Tiny and prone to swarming, these midges can be relentless in their biting, often leading to persistent skin wounds.
Do all horses respond similarly to vitamin E supplementation?
How can I help my fat, laminitic mare lose weight?
According to a recent study, owners of competitive eventing horses give an average of two nutritional supplements a day, but some gave as many as a dozen.
How to maximize gastrointestinal motility in horses rests largely with understanding how horses should be fed.
My Arabian mare is obese with foot soreness and an increase in jumpiness. Can her diet be to blame?
Many owners are already aware of the dangers horses might encounter during their time on pasture, including blister beetles, tall fescue, botulism, and maple leaves, but there are other feed-related concerns that aren’t as obvious.
Studies show that owners widely perceive their horses in moderate condition when, in reality, they are overweight or even obese, putting them at risk for major health issues.
Recent studies report high levels of nickel in legal performance and recovery products for horses, potentially identifying a new performance-enhancing issue for those involved in equine sports.
Foals with an overbite, commonly called a parrot mouth, have upper incisors that protrude past the lower incisors.
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