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Shipping a Horse

Karen Tappenden

This brand new FREE resource is meant to bring disaster rescue organizations and victims together in one place, making it easier to search through the multitude of pages and groups on Facebook. Listing on the webpage is not only free. more

In The News

Coughing Horse

Paula deSilva

The Causes of Coughing in horses more

Equine Wellness

Chastetree berry, or simply Chasteberry (CTB), has a long traditional history of use helping balance hormonal systems, both male and female. more

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Uckele’s 10th year as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies. more

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Horse Pasture

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A Kentucky Thoroughbred horse farm is reaping the benefits of healthier mares and foals due to pasture renovations they made over the past year with guidance from personnel in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. more

Equine Wellness

horse cribbing on a post

Benefab

When a horse cribs, they grasp an object with their upper front teeth, pull back, arch their neck, and appear to draw air into their esophagus while making a characteristic grunt, then release the air. more

Equine Wellness

The videos feature horse owners who took action to control the clinical signs of the disease more

In The News

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Gastrointestinal health and proper digestion are paramount to equine health, soundness, and performance. more

Equine Wellness

hemp stalk

Hemp Stalk - KYHempsters - CoFounders, Kirstin Bohnert, Alyssa Faith Erickson

The ingredients tag on your commercial feed says it all. Protein source? Likely, soybeans. Fat source? Likely, soybean oil. But the love affair with soy is starting to fade. more

Equine Wellness

Vet listening to horse gut

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Recently, we have seen a significant increase in research on gut bacteria (known as the microbiome or microbiota) in humans as well as in our companion animals and equine partners. more

Equine Wellness

Horse eating

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Targeted nutrition or specific nutrient supplementation in addition to daily requirements is now being used as a therapeutic tool in preventing and combating physical and emotional disorders. more

Equine Wellness

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

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    Benefab

    horse cribbing on a post

    horse cribbing on a post

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    Table 2

  • Cloudy horse eye

    D Perin

    Cloudy horse eye

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    horse eye

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  • Vet listening to horse gut

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    Vet listening to horse gut

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