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Protein — the misunderstood nutrient

Many people equate protein with energy, but it has many other important functions as well. Horses require five main classes of nutrients to survive. These...

Product That May Save Your Horse’s Life

There are many types of colic, but it seems the main one we often face is impaction colic. To save time and pasture space,...

Arthritis – A Holistic Approach Part 1

Understanding the causes and diagnosis of arthritis. Arthritis is a diagnosis no horse owner wants to hear. It conjures up negative images of lifelong lameness,...

Functional Conformation

We often think conformation is genetic, but did you know environmental factors can also play a role? Many people look for a horse that has...

Let’s Look at Anhidrosis

If your horse loses his ability to sweat, it can have a serious impact on his health. Here’s what you need to know. We often...

Preparing your horse’s muscle strength for show season

Muscle issues can easily sidetrack a horse in training. The good news is they don’t have to. Muscle is by far the largest organ system...

Correcting your horse’s muscle imbalances

Detecting and correcting muscle imbalances is integral to injury prevention. "Balance" is a hot topic in the equine world. We have balanced riding, balanced nutrition,...

Hydrotherapy For Your Equine Athlete

Understanding why and how this simple yet effective therapy works. For many years, veterinarians, trainers and other equine enthusiasts have used water as a therapy...

Massage Therapy For Your Horse’s Hindquarters

Using massage therapy to help strengthen and condition your horse’s hindquarters. The hindquarters are the “powerhouse” of your horse’s body. This is where the impulsion...

Massage Therapy For His Hindquarters

Using massage therapy to help strengthen and condition your horse’s hindquarters. The hindquarters are the “powerhouse” of your horse’s body. This is where the impulsion...