11 IS IT COLIC?
The word “colic” is enough to send chills through any rider. Know when to call the vet, and what to do for your horse while waiting for him to arrive.
14 RISE AND SHINE
This healthy recipe makes the perfect holiday treat for your equine partner – and your human family can enjoy it too.
18 HOLIDAY HITS
Stuck on what to give the horse people in your life? here are some creative gift ideas for every budget.
20 MAKING WAVES
Is your horse in need of rehab? Therapeutic ultrasound is showing promise as a successful way to treat equine injuries.
26 REMEMBERING YOUR HORSE
Losing a horse is difficult, but finding a way to commemorate him helps ease the pain. Here are some unique ways for keeping his memory alive.
33 YOGA FOR EQUESTRIANS
An introduction excerpted from yoga for Equestrians by Linda Benedik and Veronica Wirth.
40 PROJECT PANDA
Dogs aren’t the only animals that can serve as guides for the blind. Miniature horses like this clever filly are also prov-ing to be excellent assistants.
47 EASY DOES IT
Ironically, restricting your easy keeper’s feed can actually lead to weight gain! to manage his weight and prevent health problems, follow these seven rules instead.
52 CONFORMATION BASICS
Balance and structure are two important keys to an athletic horse.
58 PARTNERS IN HEALING
Therapy horses offer a profound testimony to the extraordinary relationship between equines and humans.