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What's at the root of insulin resistance?

It's long been know that obese horses are more likely to develop insulin resistance. Now we may know

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Q & A: Understanding glucosamine

Question: In "Exercise and Arthritis" (Consultants, EQUUS 464) a letter from a reader solicited

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Smooth & Surefooted

Credit: Kent and Charlene Krone When the going gets tough, give your horse his head, so he has the

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Grazing Muzzle

A grazing muzzle may look mean, but it's actually a kindness to your horse if he'd otherwise miss

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Don't forget to do a fall laminitis check

Laminitis is typically associated with lush spring pasture, but the risk of this devastating hoof

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The type of exercise that benefits arthritic horses

Question: My horse is beginning to develop minor arthritis, but he is prone to laminitis so I know I

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Lasting Tributes

With a new Animal Health Foundation program, laminitis victims can be memorialized in a way that

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Keys to Preventing Laminitis

It’s far better to head off this potentially crippling hoof condition than to try to treat it.

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A Price of Progress?

Laminitis associated with lush grass is the most common form of the condition today, but it was

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Returning to the Dressage Ring After Injury

Competitive dressage horses are strong, powerful creatures but even the slightest injury can put

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Springtime Laminitis: Management Tips to Reduce the Risk

In many parts of the country, dormant winter forages will soon transition to lush, green grass. As

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Fighting Laminitis

New research on a devastating disorder is leading treatment advances and prevention.

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Gift List: Books and Tech Tools for Happy Horse Health Holidays

From Wendy Williams' new bestseller "The Horse" to sensor apps that promise to monitor your horse

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The physiology of cresty necks investigated

New research suggests that the fat that accumulates along a horse’s crest may be different from

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Fall laminitis alert

Fall can be a high-risk time for horses prone to this devastating condition.

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