Stall-bar entrapment: Living a horseowner's nightmare
After a freak accident leaves a young gelding dangling in his stall by a single fetlock, his survival and recovery are far from assured.
Equine West Nile Virus reported in four states so far this month
Vaccination against the virus is considered a "core" immunization, recommended for every horse in the United States.
First report of equine West Nile Virus in Colorado for 2021
A Weld County horse is recovering after contracting the viral disease.
Olympic "Rave Horse" goes viral on TikTok
The musical freestyle routine of Steffan Peters and Mopsi has enchanted users of the popular app.
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Massachusetts State Police mounted unit is in search of new "recruits."
The organization is looking for taller, sound geldings between the ages of five and 16.
Florida horse euthanized due to rabies
Vaccination against the virus is recommended for all horses, regardless of life stage, lifestyle or location.
QUIZ: Equine stomach size
What holds more: Your horse's stomach or his water bucket?
Search underway for chubby, unruly pony to star in "Thelwell" movie
The beloved British equestrian cartoon series is coming to the big screen as a live-action feature film
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Adams County, Colorado horse contracts rabies
The 12-year-old Miniature horse was euthanatized earlier this month.
Horse goes viral for antics in maternity photo session
Buckshot was told to "smile" and was more than happy to oblige.
Two horses in Tennessee test positive for EIA
The horse were boarded in Shelby County; diagnosis with the disease requires euthanasia or a permanent quarantine.
Four horses on New York farm test positive for EHV-1; one horse had recently competed at large show facility
Veterinary officials urge owners who may have been at the same show to follow monitoring protocols to detect signs of illness in their horses
FDA warns against using animal ivermectin to treat or prevent COVID-19
The agency cautions that inappropriate use of the medication can have deadly side effects.
Dog who loves horse racing goes viral
Bella gets so excited, she must have money on the favorite.
4 Tips for safe holiday decorating
Make sure your efforts to bring holiday cheer to the barn don't put your horse's health in jeopardy.
Saddles for the Hard to Fit Horse
Here’s how to choose the right saddle for three equine body types that are especially difficult to fit.
What percent horse girl are you?
Take this quick quiz to find out just how "horse girl" you are.
Fall laminitis alert
Fall can be a high-risk time for horses prone to this devastating condition.
How Horses Keep Cool
Consider how our equine partners regulate body temperature and keep cool.
The trouble with bran mashes
Though your horse may relish a nice, warm bran mash from time to time, too much of it can do more harm than good.
Should You Feed Bran Mash?
Bran mashes will not protect your horse's digestive health. Rice bran or wheat bran confer few health benefits for horses and carry some risks.
What whinnies may mean
Researchers have identified the emotions conveyed by specific types of equine vocalizations.
Ride Along With A Veterinarian—Sarah Puchalski, DVM, DACVR | Equine MRI
What you can learn about your horse's lameness through equine MRI.
Ride Along With A Veterinarian—Weston Davis, DVM, CVS | Kissing Spine
When should you consider kissing spine surgery for your horse?
Ride Along With A Veterinarian—Sarah Puchalski, DVM | Bone Scans
How equine nuclear scintigraphy "bone scans" works and how it can help determine areas of injury in your horse.
Dream Rides: Horse Vacations
For the trip of a lifetime, put a horse in your next vacation. By Dale Leatherman for EquiSearch.com.
Limited land? No Problem!
With a little extra effort, you can enjoy the advantages of a large farm even if you keep your horses on a relatively small acreage.
EQUUS Pop Quiz on Bathing Products
Are you shampoo savvy when it comes to bathing your horse? Take this Pop Quiz to find out.
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Horse Terms
Take a mini quiz from the editors of EQUUS for a quick test of your horse knowledge.
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Ponies
What do you really know about ponies? Here's a short EQUUS pop quiz to test your smarts on the little but mighty.
4 must-do tasks when spring-cleaning your barn
This is the season to clean, organize and repair. If you set your spring-cleaning sights on the barn, don't overlook these four important tasks.
Coping With Muddy Trails
Here's how to safely ride through sloppy footing.
What horses think of winter turnout
Researchers find that horses benefit from turnout time even during poor weather.
Joint swellings that aren't serious
Puffy hind fetlocks aren't necessarily a sign of injury. Most likely it's just "stocking up."
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Tendon Troubles
How much do you know about what stresses the critical connectors between your horse's muscle and bone? Take this test to find out.
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Toxic Groceries
Do you know what fruits and veggies to keep from your horses? Take this Pop Quiz to find out.
Pop Quiz: Horse Nutrition
Pop quiz! Answer two questions on horse feed to test your nutrition knowledge.
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Vital vitamins
Do you know which five vitamins help regulate your horse's body functions?
EQUUS Pop Quiz: Heaves
What is the most effective way to control RAO, or heaves, in horses? Take this Pop Quiz to test your knowledge.
Be sure to cool down carefully after a winter ride
Cooling your horse properly after exercise will help prevent him from catching a chill.
What to do when your horse has a fever
When your horse’s temperature climbs, it may be best to simply let the process run its course. But sometimes you’ll want to get a veterinarian in right away. Here's what you need to know.
Be wary of these winter footing challenges
Cold weather sometimes creates hazardous footing, especially for older, arthritic horses.