PPID, or Cushing’s disease, affects many senior horses. However, it can be managed. Here are some key tips to help identify whether or not your horse has Cushing’s and knowing when you need to call your veterinarian. (more…)
What’s in your feed bin? More importantly, is it the right type of feed for your horse? Make sure you know how to determine whether your horse needs a fortified feed, balancer pellet or a vitamin and mineral supplement. (more…)
We’re nearing the end of the dog days of summer. You know the ones — they’re hot, sweaty and enough to make all of us parched. That includes our horses! Do you know how to check your horse’s hydration?
A horse needs to drink between 10 to 20 gallons of water a day to stay healthy. If that water isn’t clean and fresh, you’re risking your horse’s health. Here are some tips to keep your horse’s water tank clean. (more…)