Diagnosis

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Just ticklish or something serious?

Some horses are more sensitive than others, and that's normal. But there are some signs that could mean it's something more serious.

A quick sniff of your horse's nostrils can reveal a lot about his health. ©Kate Light.

Not-So-Sweet: Why Your Horse's Breath Stinks

If your horse's breath makes you cringe, investigate the possible causes of the problem.

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Controlling Contagious Equine Diseases

When an EHV-1 outbreak or other contagious equine disease strikes a community, here's how to respond to the crisis and reduce the risk to your horse.

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An Equine Bladder-Stone Blockage

When an affable gelding suddenly develops trouble urinating, only emergency surgery can save his life.

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How Bad is Your Horse's Cough?

Here's how to use your ears and eyes to distinguish between benign horse coughs and signs of trouble.

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Seasonal Considerations for Cushing's Disease Tests

Seasonal considerations to take into account when testing your horse for Cushing's Disease.

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What's Your Horse's Colic Risk?

EQUUS' 7-question survey can tell you your horse's chances of developing colic, as well as what you can do to protect his health.