At a Glance: Equine Gastric Ulcers


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Equine gastric ulcer syndrome (EGUS) is a painful and common condition in horses. In fact, an estimated 50-90% of horses suffer from gastric ulcers, with performance and racehorses being most susceptible.

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Michelle Anderson is the former digital managing editor at The Horse. A lifelong horse owner, Anderson competes in dressage and enjoys trail riding. She’s a Washington State University graduate and holds a bachelor’s degree in communications with a minor in business administration and extensive coursework in animal sciences. She has worked in equine publishing since 1998. She currently lives with her husband on a small horse property in Central Oregon.

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