Swayback can occur in old horses as soft-tissue attachments slacken and muscle loses tone. |

The Truth About Swaybacks

Here are the facts about those sagging toplines in horses.

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Laminitis: The First 48 Hours

Well before laminitis stops a horse cold with excruciating hoof pain, it has already stirred up a destructive brew at the borderline between living flesh and inert hoof wall. By Emily Kilby for EQUUS magazine.