Horse Health Tips: Understanding colic

Colic is one disorder every horse owner should take the time to learn about. Tune in to the third video in our series, brought to you by Zoetis, for more information.

One of the most common disorders in horses can also be one of the most excruciating–and the most deadly. What exactly is colic, you ask? The term can refer to anything from a mild tummy ache to intestinal torsion serious enough to warrant surgery. To complicate matters further, there are many potential causes. For these reasons, it is important that horse owners understand the signs and get assistance as soon as possible.

So … just how do you recognize colic? And how can you help your horse while waiting for your veterinarian? Watch this video, brought to you by Zoetis, to learn more!

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