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veterinarian


Navigating equine health industry regulations

Equine health professional laws and regulations vary widely depending on where you live, and that makes it difficult to determine who can practice which therapies. Here are some general guidelines and …

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deworming update

Many barns still use basic rotational deworming with chemical products for parasite control. However, recent information and research is warning of parasite resistance to certain types of popular dewormers, and …

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In Memory of Dr. Kerry Ridgway

We were saddened to learn that renowned equine veterinarian Dr. Kerry Ridgway passed away on January 3, 2016. Dr. Ridgway practised conventional veterinary medicine for over two decades, then took …

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Traveling long distance with your horse

Being in a trailer for a long distance can be stressful for horses. Learn how to keep your equine companion healthy when traveling, and be prepared for any emergencies along …

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Balancing nutritional deficiencies can help improve her happiness and comfort. Your mare cannot help being cranky at times, especially if her body is not nutritionally balanced to suit her specific …

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Head trauma

Horses are forever hurting themselves, especially at play. When is an injury to the head cause for concern? Horses are fairly unique in the animal world, in that they have …

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The Equine Cancer Society

Equine Wellness will donate 25% of each subscription purchased using promo code EWA182 to the Equine Cancer Society. Location: Mansfield, TX Year established: 2012 Number of staff/volunteers: Average of ten …

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equine business

On a crisp day last fall, I met Joanna (known to her friends as JoJo*) for the first time. The leaves had already turned and many trees were bare. A …

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horse in field cold therapy

Heat and cold therapy are the“go-tos” for soft tissue injuries. Find out which you should use, and when. There’s nothing new about heat and cold therapy. In fact, it dates back …

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horse running arthritis

Integrative options for preventing and treating arthritis. We’ve all heard the saying, “It is often easier to beg for forgiveness than ask for permission.” While this might be true in …

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