Katie Navarra

Katie Navarra has worked as a freelance writer since 2001. A lifelong horse lover, she owns and enjoys competing a dun Quarter Horse mare.

Articles by: Katie Navarra

Horse with flared nostrils; equine asthma treatments

Owners Share Opinions on Equine Asthma Treatments, Management

Veterinarians often prescribe medications to control acute and chronic clinical signs of disease, along with recommending environmental changes to limit asthmatic horses’ exposure to inhaled allergens. What do owners think of these sometimes time-consuming and expensive suggestions?

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stem cell injection site reactions in horses

Stem Cell Injection Site Reactions in Horses

Horses are at risk of adverse effects anytime they receive injections. However, researchers recently determined that stem cell injection site reactions in horses were uncommon in the population they studied.

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eia in texas horses; eia in idaho; eia in texas; eia in saskatchewan; eia at gulfstream park; eia in tennessee; eia in british columbia; eia in alberta; Pulling Blood, eia in montgomery county

How Often are Owners Testing Horses for EIA?

Most EIA testing is done on a voluntary basis–owners aren’t necessarily required to test every horse at set intervals–making it very difficult to know the disease’s true prevalence, one researcher says.

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