A well-stocked first-aid kit and useful knowledge to help an injured horse can go a long way to minimize long-term damage. Get ready to tackle any first-aid need.
In 2003, contributing editor Jennifer von Geldern had a scary experience with her horse: An injection-site infection threatened his life. It took a second opinion--and a surprise diagnosis of Cushing's Disease--to save him.
Recurrent Airway Obstruction, commonly known as heaves, is the most prevalent lung disease seen in horses. Horse heaves is chronic and can threaten your horse's long-term health and performance. Learn the symptoms and treatment options for horses with heaves.
It's said they can heal injuries, repel flies and make your horse's coat glossy. But are homemade remedies reliable--or are they recipes for disaster? We'll look at some homemade horse care remedies and see how effective they are.