How To Check The Vital Signs On Your Horse

How To Check The Vital Signs On Your Horse

How To Check The Vital Signs On Your Horse.  Do you know how? Temperature, Pulse, Respiration, Gut Sounds, Capillary Refill Time & The Pinch Test. Fall Transition is around the corner which means Winter is almost here so it’s time to talk about keeping a close eye on our Equine family by knowing what to […]

Most Common Horse Worms And Parasites

Most Common Horse Worms and Parasites

In this article we will cover some of the Most Common Horse Worms And Parasites and the dangers that come with them. How does a horse get worms/parasites? Horse flies, house flies, bot flies all transmit disease. Horses can get worms when turned out with infected horses or when they are turned out in a […]

Is It Colic Or A False Alarm?

Is It Colic Or A False Alarm? Colic In Horses

Is It Colic Or A False Alarm? Colic In Horses.  Sometimes you just can’t tell. Sometimes it’s a mild colic that doesn’t require a Vet even seeing the horse. Sometimes it’s as obvious as can be that something is wrong and a Vet needs to be called immediately. Sometimes the signs are so mild that […]

Equine Insulin Resistance And Hypothyroidism

Equine Insulin Resistance And Hypothyroidism

Equine Insulin Resistance And Hypothyroidism.  For those of you new to Equine Challenge Supplements, we have a specific protocol for IR horses or for horses that are overweight (easy keepers). It is possible to have an IR horse with the classic signs of Insulin Resistance, and it is also possible to have a horse that is overweight […]