I own a 19-year-old gelding. He's obese and has an unusually long haircoat, which is new for him, as he is usually short-haired and dappled year-round; and he's drinking water like crazy. Any ideas to reduce obesity and curb thirst?
Big head disease, known formally as nutritional secondary hyperparathyroidism, occurs because of dietary mineral imbalances.
My yearling Hanoverian eats hay and a few pounds of growth feed. Will this cause OCD?
Because outward signs mirror inflammatory severity, horse owners can employ specific management strategies to deal with heaves and determine immediately, sometimes within mere hours, if these tactics will provide relief to the horse.
Though cleft palate, or palatoschisis, is relatively rare in horses, the congenital defect ranks as the most common craniofacial abnormality.
With no cure for osteoarthritis, could curcumin—a natural, polyphenolic compound derived from the popular spice turmeric—be a saving grace?
Could my yearling's ration be contributing to OCD lesions?
Lymphosarcoma derives its name from the transformation of normal lymphocytes to neoplastic or cancerous cells.
What is an appropriate diet for a horse with chronic kidney failure?
How can I feed my Percheron mare to reduce the likelihood of OCD in her foals?
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