Horse Lies Down Frequently: Tired or in Trouble?
Q.I find my 13-year-old gelding lying down a lot—much more frequently than the other horses in the barn. He doesn’t seem to be in pain or distress, but I wonder why a horse would do this so much. What are some signs that he’s not just resting and that I need to call my vet?
—Andrea, via email
A.Good for you for noticing this subtle issue. Catching things early commonly prevents small issues from turning into significant ones
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