Equine Health

Ask the Vet: Poor Performance

Question: I have an 8-year-old Quarter horse gelding on trial. The pre-purchase vet check discovered a rounded coffin bone and the lameness test on the right front leg was a 1 on a scale of 5.

Brian MacNamara, DVM, MRCVS
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Showing

The Evolution of the Non Pro

They come to us with little knowledge or experience.  Often times, they have purchased economical horses on their own with expectations of grandeur and adulation.

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Equine Health

Fescue Toxicosis

Your grass could endanger your mare’s pregnancy and your horse-breeding program. Tall fescue is the most common perennial grass pasture found in most parts of the eastern half of the United States.

Courtesy of America’s Horse Daily
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Nutrition

The Horse-Health Highway

Ever wonder how your horse’s digestive system works? What goes on in there? Why is it so sensitive? And why should I divide the feed ration into two or three feedings per day?

Courtesy of America’s Horse Daily
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Nutrition

Prebiotics and Probiotics

Prebiotics, probiotics, and the combination of the two (called synbiotics) are nutritional supplements marketed to support and protect the gastrointestinal (GI) system in a variety of mammals, including horses.

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Spotlight

Spotlight - Lisa Luperini

Lisa Luperini and You Bet I Party have been a partnership for about three years, and things have gone well for them right from the start.

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Showing

WCRHA Star Spangled Slide

The West Coast Reining Horse Association celebrated Independence Day in patriotic style with their Star Spangled Slide show, the fifth and last NRHA Affiliate show of 2015. 

Eileen Maxinoski
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