Caused by a virus that is spread mainly by mosquitoes, EEE disease damages a horse’s central nervous system, including the brain and spinal cord.
Neurological issues, soreness or lameness may be behind a horse’s frequent stumbles, trips and minor mishaps.
Summer is peak season for this disease caused by an organism that thrive in ponds, rivers and other waterways. Here’s how you can reduce your horse's risk.
Prolonged exposure to the sun will not only fade a horse’s coat but can lead to sunburn and other problems.
The property is under voluntary quarantine after a single confirmed case, with two other horses showing signs but testing negative.
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An undetermined number of other horses have been potentially exposed to the virus; local authorities encourage temperature monitoring and enhanced biosecurity measures.
Citing too much uncertainty and lack of time to prepare, officials cancel the swim and carnival, but announce the auction of foals will be done online
The horse is undergoing treatment as 45 potentially exposed barn mates are placed under quarantine; no reported links to cases in Europe or Florida
Why should horses miss out on the charcuterie trend? Design a board for a horse and we'll tell you how well you did.
With no vaccine available to protect against this form of EHV, quarantine and biosecurity measures are a key components of disease control.
Thousands of TikTok followers enjoy watching Zoe take her medication in a jelly-filled donut.
The 7-year-old mule developed signs of the viral infection in mid-January.
Here are simple steps you can take to keep rabies-carrying wildlife away from your property.
Here are the facts you need to know about how this deadly viral disease can affect horses.
In English-speaking countries horses neigh, but in other languages they "say" very different things. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of horse noises around the world and learn a bit more about sounds other animals make.
Researchers compared the impact of three different diets on the recovery of starved horses. Here's what they found.
When your horse has a cut, scrape or gash, if you see any of these signs of trouble call your veterinarian.
Researchers are working hard to improve colic diagnosis and treatment. Here’s how their findings can help you and your veterinarian increase your horse’s odds of a swift and complete recovery.
Do you know which leg blemishes are benign and which are likely to lead to lameness?
You are special. You are unique. Now, tell us a little about yourself and we'll put an equine spin on just how rare a creature you are.
You feed your horse this vital forage every day, but did you know these facts?
Although your conditioning program will need to be customized based on your horse's specific needs, you can start with this basic framework for bringing back a healthy, young horse who was previously fit.
If an acute heaves episode occurs, call the veterinarian and then do these three things to help your horse.
Do you know the basics about equine asthma (commonly known as heaves)?
Lack of vitamin E puts horses at risk of several neuromuscular disorders. Here are the most common ones.
Impactions are the most common cause of cold-weather colics but horses can develop any type of digestive upset at any time of year.
In a veterinary emergency during the winter, your ability to quickly hitch up and pull your horse trailer can make the life-or-death difference.