~ Information on Lower Leg Injuries and Lameness: ~ Many lameness issues of the equine occur in the lower leg below the knee. Below this area the anatomical structure of the leg is the same in forelegs and … [Read more...]
How to keep your horse or pony healthy! Learn to recognize injuries, wounds, lameness, illness and diseases and know when to call the vet.
~ Various Treatments for the Lower Leg of the Horse ~ Injuries and lameness of the horse are classified as either acute or chronic. Acute means that it is sudden and chronic refers to a condition which is … [Read more...]
~ Horses and Ponies - Vital Signs and Emergency Signs ~ It is important to know when your horse needs veterinary assistance. If you have a horse or a stable, it is also highly advisable to have a well-equipped … [Read more...]
~ Recognize and Treat Horses and Ponies with Influenza ~ by Ron Petracek It's flu season and you feel a little under the weather. Did you know that your horse can get the flu too? That's right! Just as the flu … [Read more...]