Q&A: Is Pain Affecting My Horse's Appetite?

Lack of appetite and pain are often linked, but the extent of the association seems to depend on the individual horse. Continue reading…

KER’s free downloadable five-page guide covers horse care basics: pasture, shelter, feed, water, vaccinations, grooming, and other health and management concerns. Download now.

Heat Stress and Horses

To help horse owners, trainers, and veterinarians better understand heat stroke, which is more accurately referred to as “equine heat exertional illness,” researchers published a comprehensive review on the topic, including detailed recommendations for rapid and effective cooling. Continue reading…

Protein in Horse Diets: Aim for "Required" Levels

Horses need protein to grow and maintain health, but excess nitrogen from too much dietary protein may affect the environment adversely.  Continue reading…

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Feeding Horses for Optimal Vaccine Response

Pistachio Trees Blamed for Horse Deaths

Is Activated Charcoal Safe for Colicky, Toxic Horses?
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