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by Shoshana Rudski, The Horse Digital Editor | Sep 16, 2022
Using a focus-on-forage approach, a veterinarian specializing in equine nutrition explains how she plans a diet for easy keepers.
by Equus | Sep 12, 2022
A veterinarian explains how to increase a horse’s weight safely.
by Clair Thunes, PhD | Aug 14, 2022
Learn about the nutritional requirements of a mare with a foal at her side as she gets started back into work.
by Erica Larson | Aug 11, 2022
Judges often place overweight ponies—which could be at greater risk for metabolic issues and laminitis—higher than their leaner counterparts in competition.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | Aug 6, 2022
Horses can give us plenty of cues when they’re dealing with early illness. To help you recognize them and intervene accordingly, we’ve put together this 10-point list of warning signs.
by Janice L. Holland, PhD | Jul 27, 2022
Young horses in work have different nutritional needs than their adult counterparts.
by D.J. Carey Lyons | Jul 16, 2022
As tough as steamy summers can be on humans, they can be even harder on horses. Two veterinarians share tips on how to help your horse beat the heat this summer.
by Equus | Jul 12, 2022
A careful approach to nutrition and exercise can help you keep your horse at an ideal weight.
by Dianne McFarlane, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM | May 22, 2022
Senior horses with PPID need careful monitoring and preventive care because of equine Cushing’s effects on immunity, exercise tolerance, thermoregulation, and wound healing.
by Erica Larson | May 2, 2022
Why do some horses wear muzzles, but others don’t? Does your horse need to wear a muzzle year-round? From proper fit to feeding, here’s what you need to know about these weight-loss contraptions.
by Erica Larson | Apr 22, 2022
A horse’s ridden or competitive career doesn’t have to end just because of an OA diagnosis. Two authorities on older horse care share tips for conditioning horses with osteoarthritis.
by Erica Larson | Apr 13, 2022
Experts share eight tips to increase your thin horse’s weight and muscle mass.