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Demystifying hemp and CBD in the equine

Hemp is a buzzword for many reasons. We clear up the confusion surrounding the different types of hemp products available for horses. Hemp is all...

Using therapeutic grooming for treating chronic back pain in horses

Do you have equine patients with behavioral issues? This could be a sign of chronic back pain, which can lead to a variety of...

Taking an integrative perspective with laminitis

Understanding how an integrative approach can be used to diagnose and successfully treat laminitis. Laminitis is a frustrating disease commonly encountered by equine practitioners. In...

Two approaches to laser therapy in horses

Have you ever treated a horse for a tendon injury, only to run out of treatment options? You’ve tried shoeing changes, a modified exercise...

Extruded horse feeds pros and cons

Though they’re not for every horse, extruded feeds offer important benefits in some circumstances. My first experience with extruded horse feed occurred in the early...

Herb use in sporting horses

Medicinal herbs can be beneficial to the health of sporting horses, but competition rules and regulations may prohibit their use in some cases. Sporting horses...

Winter Feeding For Horses

As nature slips toward dormancy in winter, hay becomes the forage of choice for most horses. Once fresh grass is cut, dried and stored as...