Laminitis Lessons: A Webinar for Every Horse Owner

April 24, 2012 — andEQUUS magazine will host “Laminitis Lessons: A Webinar for Every Horse Owner,” a free laminitis webinar with veterinarian Donald Walsh on April 25th at 8:00 p.m. ET. Sign up for the laminitis webinar at:

In this hour-long presentation, Dr. Walsh will explain what laminitis is and help you determine if your horse is at risk for the condition. He will also cover measures that can help protect your horse against laminitis caused by spring grass and describe the role of insulin resistance in the laminitis-founder complex. In addition, Dr. Walsh will discuss promising new research that may change laminitis treatment.

“EquiSearch and EQUUS magazine have always been proud to provide the best in horse health information to horse owners,” said Kate Light, content manager of EquiSearch. “As part of that tradition, we’re excited for Dr. Walsh to present information on laminitis that all horse owners will find useful this spring.”

Donald Walsh, DVM, specializes in laminitis and founder. He is also the founder and president of the Animal Health Foundation, an organization that seeks to understand and prevent laminitis-founder complex in horses by funding research and educating horse owners about the disease.

To register for the laminitis webinar, please go to: