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Horse Pasture

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Driving through Kentucky recently, I passed breathtaking farms – acres and acres of meticulously manicured pastures, lined with black Kentucky-style four board fences that seemed to travel for miles. What struck me, however, was their barrenness. more

Equine Wellness

race horse warming up

Karen Tappenden

Researchers from Poland[i] set out to determine the effect of music played in the barn, on the emotional state of racehorses. Many horse owners have found that music has an apparent calming effect on fear, aggression, and overall stress. more

Equine Wellness

Horse Teeth

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Maintaining and caring for a senior horse can get expensive. Many senior horses require special supplements and feed, and others also need therapeutic shoeing. more

Equine Wellness

Equivision to Participate in Webinar: Gut Health Affects Your Horse’s Well Being, Attitude and Performance. more

In The News

The non-GMO label is not a measure of safety in and of itself. more

Equine Wellness

Having the winter off can make any horse flabby and out-of-shape. However, for the senior horse, a long, hard winter can really set them back in regards to their muscle tone and endurance more

Equine Wellness

Grain

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Reading a hay analysis report or puzzling over the ingredients in feed or supplements can be a chore, yet when considering particular elements—selenium, for example—some minor math can make a major difference to your horse’s health. more

Equine Wellness

Hay and possible bugs

Karen Tappenden

Dr. Getty’s February Tip: Which should be fed first – hay or grain? more

In the Field

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Back On Track USA

Back on Track® USA - The Power of Nature™ Expands into Animal Health Care more

Top Products

Insulin resistance is an inflammatory condition. Metabolic syndrome in humans is associated with elevation of a number of inflammatory proteins called cytokines but the picture in horses is far less clear more

Equine Wellness

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Kristin Hungenberg

Keeping Your Horse Calm Naturally During Stall Rest more

Equine Wellness

stacked hay

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Dr. Getty's Tip on hay and its nutrition value more

Equine Wellness

Different methods for storing and curing hay can influence its appropriateness for horses. more

Educational

Study published on horses with Motor Neuron Disease more

In The News

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VibraVM

Matrix Therapy Products welcomes the VibraVM For Natural treatment of Respiratory conditions in animals more

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Materia Medica of Herbs to use on horses safely more

Educational

An ebook Herbal blends that are beneficial to horses health more

Educational

Great progress has been made, in Koch’s lab, by PhD student Sarah Lepage, in collaboration with Dr. Rita Kandel from the University of Toronto. They are putting together a protocol for making tissue engineered cartilage constructs more

Educational

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Shari Frederick ask Holistic Horse

Given the option, every horse will gorge on the succulent young grasses and largely ignore anything else you try to get them to eat - including grains in many cases! more

Equine Wellness

  • Vet listening to horse gut

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    Vet listening to horse gut

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