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DVM Madalyn Ward

Iodine is used in the body for the production of thyroid hormones, T3 and T4. These hormones play a major role in regulating the metabolism of the horse. Ingested iodine is converted in the digestive tract to iodide and absorbed into the body. more

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Dentistry is much like shoeing in this way. It is not about the tools but how they are used. Like shoeing, with floating teeth sometimes less is best. more

Therapy

Flaring mouth-smell

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The Wood horse is full of life. He is strong and athletic. He loves to run and play hard. He likes to work but also wants his work to challenge him. more

Equine Wellness

Vaccinations are not easy on horses. There are toxins in the vaccines that are added to bring out a strong response from the immune system. more

Equine Wellness

Lameness exam

Holistic Horse Inc.

Luckily there are 3 steps to holistic care of horse lameness: more

Equine Wellness

Watching the health of a senior horse decline is not only difficult to bear, but is also avoidable. Taking certain easily-managed steps to care for your senior horse holistically can mean the difference between suffering and enjoyable old-age. more

Equine Wellness

Older performance horses may have joints that make noises for several reasons. more

Therapy

With many parts of the country experiencing extreme and unusual weather this spring, now’s a good time to talk about the best types of horse feed and supplements to help horses cope with this kind of unexpected weather. more

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When faced with an outbreak of a serious disease such as the equine herpes virus, you can take some comfort in knowing you have a holistic horse health program in place more

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Horses are no different. Like a truck, a horse's body will suffer from wear and tear over time, and need supplements and feed above and beyond hay and oats to stay healthy. more

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Issue 117

Wednesday

November 21, 2018

Thursday

November 22, 2018

Friday

November 23, 2018

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November 24, 2018

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November 25, 2018

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November 26, 2018

Tuesday

November 27, 2018

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