Breathing Problems in Horses Second only to lameness, respiratory issues are very common and require veterinary attention. What Causes Horse Breathing Problems? Many different things cause equine breathing difficulties. Some common … [Read more...]
Some farm animals are easier to care for than others.
For example, donkey feeding and watering practices are different than those of a horse.
Watching a beloved animal suffer from seizures is a terrible, frightening experience. Unfortunately, equine seizures are a common experience and have many different causes. Causes of Equine Seizures Simplified, an equine seizure is a … [Read more...]
If you experience sudden-onset temperament and performance issues while riding, you might what to check for horse back pain. Unfortunately, horses can't talk. And, they don't always express pain in ways easy for us humans to … [Read more...]
Horses are giant, gentle, beautiful, majestic creatures! Fast and strong, horses almost seem invincible. But, they are not. Unfortunately, horses suffer heart problems just like humans and other mammals. Signs of Horse Heart … [Read more...]
Equine Cushing’s Disease is a dysfunction of the pituitary gland. Also known as PPID (Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction), Equine Cushing’s Disease is most common in horses between 18 and 12 years old. Signs of Cushing’s Disease … [Read more...]
Uveitis in horses is also called Equine Recurrent Uveitis (ERU), moon blindness, or periodic ophthalmia. Uveitis is an inflammation of the uveal tract of the eye. The uveal tract encompasses the iris, the ciliary body, and the … [Read more...]