One researcher assessed the physiologic mechanisms of this type of colic and found they share similarities with cystic fibrosis in humans.
When a pain medication or strategy is no longer providing a senior horse with relief, the kindest option might be euthanasia.
While NSAIDs are valuable tools for controlling horses’ pain and inflammation, they do come with risks.
Discover how shock wave therapy, mesotherapy, and ongoing maintenance helped a young event horse with kissing spines return to performance in this free report.
Preparation before orthopedic surgery is key to helping horses recover and maximizing their chances of return to performance.
Researcher: Chiropractic care might help address the compensatory pain and dysfunction that result from a primary lameness.
Researchers established how racing influences young horses’ systemic mRNA expression of proteins involved with inflammation and immune system function.
Learn how gastric ulcers affect equine performance and the best ways for treating them in actively competing horses.
Modifying training programs and monitoring lesion sites might help protect against PSB fractures in this population of horses.
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