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Bio-security Basics

Bio-security Basics

18th Mar 2018

Previously on the blog, we discussed ways to lower your horse’s risk of catching an infectious disease such as EHV-1 or Potomac Horse Fever. But what happens if an illness is already in your barn? H … read more
Combat Infectious Disease! Lower your horse's risk.

Combat Infectious Disease! Lower your horse's risk.

13th Mar 2018

EHV-1, West Nile, Potomac Horse Fever, and many other infectious equine outbreaks in the news can easily send you into a negative spiral, especially if your horse travels and encounters other horse … read more
Getting Your Horse's Base Vital Signs

Getting Your Horse's Base Vital Signs

6th Mar 2018

Temperature, Pulse, and Respiration are the basic part of any physical examination. By knowing your horse’s vital signs and knowing how to take them in an emergency you greatly increase your horse’ … read more
Of Presidents and Horses

Of Presidents and Horses

18th Feb 2018

It's President's Day! Many of our past Presidents kept pets at the White House. Dogs like: Checkers Nixon, Bo Obama, and Feller Truman. Cats like: Socks Clinton, Nip, Tuck and Snowflake Coolidge. … read more