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Treating Sweet Itch In Horses

  Sweet itch (also known as summer itch or seasonal dermatitis) is believed to be an allergic reaction to the saliva of certain biting flies and the female culicodes midge, which can cause severe skin irritation.  Sweet Itch symptoms include intense itching (you may see the affected horse spending hours rubbing against
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Another Great Ride For The Books!

I headed out earlier than usual to beat what was going to be a hot one.  I was riding my 16 year old Morgan gelding “Rocky”, and my friend was on her Quarter Horse mare Belle.  Cherie and I decided to repeat the 2.5-hour ride we first rode a few
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