Articles . Health


Shock Wave of the Future

First used on humans, shock wave therapy is controversial but proving to be...

By: Keith McCalmont |
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A Surgical Cure for Cushing’s

Currently, the only treatment for Cushing’s is daily drug therapy, but re...

By: Rebecca McOnie |

Conformation (part 2): Legs

Now that you have an idea of your horse's general shape, take the time to e...

By: Donna Marie West |
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Truth and Consequences of Concussions

Brianna Kerr shares the story of how she became "grounded," unable to ride ...

By: Brianna Kerr |

Healthy Mouth Hit List

The top 10 equine dental problems and how to correct them....

By: Nicole Kitchener |

Activated Carbon: Bogus or Bonus?

Find out if feeding activated carbon supplements can help improve your hors...

By: Ali Miletic, DVM |

Can Horses Choke?

Swift action is key when your horse is choking....

By: Dr. Angela Mackay |
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Spotlight On Septic Arthritis

Septic arthritis is an infection, not a disease like osteoarthritis, but bo...

By: Hayley Kosolofski |
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New Horizons in Equine Health: Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine is the process of using the body's ability to heal it...

By: Nicole Kitchener |

Foal Weight: Is Thinner Better?

Average daily weight gain for a foal in the first 2-3 months can be as much...

By: Ali Miletic |