Getting Your Horse’s Base Vital Signs

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’s chances of survival! While your horse is healthy you should take their vital signs over a one week to two-week period. These should…

Cutting Your Horse’s Colic Risk

The word ‘colic’ is dreaded in equestrian circles. It feels like it comes on without warning and if you haven’t experienced it yourself, you know someone who has. And while most horses recover – sometimes without surgery – it is still the leading medical cause of death in horses. Through proper stable management you can…