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.