This condition, commonly known as heaves, is the most prevalent lung disease seen in horses. Horse heaves is chronic and can threaten your horse's long-term health and performance. Although your horse's heaves can't be cured, and severe cases are difficul
Veterinarian Barb Crabbe offers help for your snake-bitten horse. Find out what you can do when you're on the trail to prevent snakebites and how to treat your horse if he does get bitten.
Veterinarian Barb Crabbe guides you on the trail--as you administer first-aid to your lame horse. Find out what to do when it happens and what you can do to prevent it.
Veterinarian Barb Crabbe guides you through the first-aid process when your horse suffers from allergies on the trail.
What to do if your horse is wounded on the trail and what you can do to prevent injuries.
Veterinarian Barb Crabbe discusses what "tying up" is and to watch for and what to do when your horse ties up on the trail.
How to recognize the signs of heatstroke when out riding on the trails, what to do if it happens and how to prevent it.
Barb Crabbe discusses eye injuries: How to recognize them, how to prevent them, and how to treat them if your horse is injured out on the trail.
How to recognize the signs of colic when you're out on the trail or on an overnight trip and what to do about it.
Part One of a nine-part series, First Aid on the Trail will guide you in assembling your first aid kit and explain what each item does and how to use it safely and effectively.