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Specific Horse Health Topics:

o About Tying Up - Symptoms, causes and management of tying-up. Tying-up is usually an exercise related...

o Tying Up - Research - Change in diet may be the solution for horses that suffer from tying up...

o Rain Rot/Scald - What are those little bumps under my horse's hair, and how do I get rid of them...

o Glaucoma - Glaucoma in horses is rare, if at all, it will start early in a horse's life. Blockage of the canals is...

o Stringhalt - An involuntary flexion of the hock - the leg springs upward in a reflex-like action...

o Australian Stringhalt - Stringhalt is a disease that results in an exaggerated flexion of one or both hind legs...

o Navicular Syndrome - (NS) the most common cause of lameness in the front legs of horses...

o Causes of Moon Blindness - Equine recurrent uveitis or "Moon Blindness" is a long lasting, painful eye disease...


Horse Health Charts:

o Foal Vaccination Chart

o Broodmare Vaccination Chart

o Pleasure Horse Vaccination Chart

o Competition Horses & Yearlings Vaccination Chart


Equine Teeth/Dental:

o A Bit About Horse Teeth - From newborn to adult, learn the order that teeth erupt, and when to schedule an...

o Equine Dental Exams - What does an equine dental exam consist of? What does it cost?

o Equine Dental Problems - Common dental problems in horses, and what symptoms to look for...


Other Health Topics:

o Your First Aid Kit - Anyone who owns a horse should own a well-stocked First Aid Kit. Buy a plastic bucket that has...

o Do Magnets Have Any Value? - There is no consensus as to the effects and whether, if they exist, they have any physiological significance...

o Sheath Cleaning - A humorous look at this necessary (and sometimes embarrasing) chore...

o Daily Stall Check - What to check for daily in your horse's stall that may indicate problems or illness...

o Vital Signs - Vital signs should be checked regularly, once a week is ideal, and every time you suspect any change in the horse's behavior..

o Why Do Horses Roll? - Why, how, where and when horses roll, and other information on horses that roll...

o Easy Deworming - If your horse dislikes deworming (most do!), then try this simple method for getting your horse...

o Good, Quality Hay? - Learn what good, quality hay looks and smells like versus bad quality hay. Feed your horse the best...

o About Vaccines - How, exactly, do vaccines work? And, other important information about giving vaccines...


Healthy Horse Treats:

Healthy Home-made Horse Treats - Learn to make home-made horse treats that are healthy!

Other Horse Treats - What "human" treats to horses like?



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