While controlled inflammation following exercise helps muscles heal, excess oxidative stress, and the subsequent production of harmful free radicals does not.
My young barrel-racing mare is underweight. What can I do to help her gain weight?
Athletic horses need appropriate muscle mass to support their rider’s weight, perform the task at hand, and protect their joints and support soft tissues, such as tendons and ligaments.
Am I feeding my draft gelding the best I can for pulling competitions?
How can I get my performance horse to lose weight?
Is it possible to oversupplement electrolytes? In most cases, probably not. But there are some other considerations to keep in mind.
Proactive prevention may reduce post-exercise inflammation, so the key is to combat inflammation before it occurs. Enter, omega-3 fatty acids.
Researchers believe that some molds can potentially produce a positive drug test for competitive horses.
Veterinarians once thought that bacterial infection due to inhaled particles was the cause of arytenoid chondritis, or inflammation of the arytenoid cartilages, but a new study suggests otherwise.
I need to step up the weight-gain program for my thin Thoroughbred mare without making her more excitable. Can you help?
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