Four Keys to Perfect Pony Weight

Science has revealed that ponies are genetically predestined to pack on the pounds. How do pony owners combat this evolutionary influence? Continue reading…


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Antianxiety Supplements: Do They Work In Horses?

Researchers set out to compare the effects of acepromazine, a common neuroleptic agent that produces marked sedation, with a magnesium-based antianxiety formulation on heart rate and cortisol levels as horses engage in everyday tasks. Continue reading…


Cushing's and Age-Related Decline in Equine Reproductive Efficiency

Increasing mare age is associated with increased fertility issues, and older mares have lower foaling rates than their younger counterparts. In addition to simply being “older,” underlying pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (PPID, equine Cushing’s disease) is also thought to impact reproductive function in mares. Continue reading…

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