The end of a year is a time to look back at all that’s happened over the past 12 months. And once again, infographics—visual guides to a variety of horse health topics—proved popular with readers in 2017. Here are the 10 most viewed infographics of the past year.

Signs of Stress in Horses
Learn about the common signs your horse might show when under stress and ways to mitigate the possible causes using our visual guide.

Rain Rot
Rain rot is a bacterial skin disease that causes hair loss and leaves horses with large patches of raw, irritated skin. It’s also highly contagious and can spread from horse to horse via direct contact, grooming tools, and tack. Find out how to manage rain rot in our step-by-step visual guide.

Sweet Itch in Horses
Do you have an itchy horse bugged by Cullicoides? Learn more about insect bite hypersensitivity with our step-by-step visual guide.

Vaccinating Your Horse
Vaccines can protect your horse from a wide range of threats, including snakebites, botulism, influenza, and much more. Learn how vaccines work, why they’re important, and which ones your horse needs in this step-by-step visual guide.

Deworming Adult Horses
Are you still doing rotational deworming for your horses? Learn a new, healthier way to manage internal parasites in this visual guide.

Equine Allergies
The key to keeping your allergy-prone horse comfortable is figuring out the causes of his reactions and avoiding them. Learn more about allergic reactions in horses with this step-by-step visual guide.

Scratches in Horses
Discover the possible causes of scratches and how you can prevent and treat this frustrating dermatitis often found on a horse’s pastern in our step-by-step visual guide.

Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS)
Many horses considered "easy keepers" actually have equine metabolic syndrome (EMS), a serious metabolic and hormonal disorder. Learn the risks of EMS and get management and treatment tips in this easy-to-follow visual guide.

Basic Principles of Conditioning
Learn how to safely take your horse from flabby to fit step-by-step with our visual guide.

SAA: Infection Detection in Horses
Learn about serum amyloid A and how veterinarians can use it for early identification of inflammation in horses with this visual guide.