Category: Horses

Reducing Colic Risk in Horses

Colic refers to any condition causing signs of abdominal pain in horses. In most cases the problem arises from the gastrointestinal system.

Arthritis Among Horses

Horses, like humans, often must endure the uncomfortable, creaky movement that is characteristic of joint inflammation, more commonly referred to as simply arthritis.

Tying-Up in Horses

“Tying-up” is a generic term commonly used to describe muscle disease in performance horses.

Laminitis: Causes and Cures

Laminitis is a catastrophic syndrome that should always be treated as an emergency. However, a diagnosis of laminitis is no longer a death sentence.