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Tying up: First response
If your horse develops severe muscle cramping, call your veterinarian, then keep him still and comfortable until help arrives.
Get ready for spring!
Are you and your horse ready for this busy season? The 5-point checklist in this edition of EQUUS Extra can help. From preventive care for your horse to reviewing the readiness of your gear and trailer,...
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EQUUS 'Farm Calls' episode 25: Equine muscle disorders
There are many different muscle disorders in horses, including various forms of tying-up.
The latest research on muscle disorders in horses
Researchers have made great strides in understanding the various forms of tying up and how best to help susceptible horses.