Stick with Condition Scoring for Managing Your Horse's Weight

Unlike rump fat thickness and laboratory methods, body condition scoring serves as both a quick and economical method of assessing body fat. The questions remain, however: Does body condition accurately reflect body fat, and does body condition apply to any breed of horse? Continue reading…


Practice makes perfect when it comes to body condition scoring horses. Download our free BCS chart today!


New Approach to Equine Asthma Treatment

Equine asthma is remarkably similar to human asthma. In human asthmatics, allergy avoidance has also proven to be an unsuccessful management strategy, forcing doctors to develop alternate treatment strategies. In two-legged sufferers, a technique called immunotherapy has gained favor. Continue reading…


Consider Dermoscopy for Equine Skin, Coat Conditions

According to a recent study, dermoscopy can easily and economically be performed in equine patients to help diagnose skin and coat problems. Continue reading…

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