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Temple Grandin on Looking through the Eyes of Animals

TEMPLE GRANDIN ON LOOKING THROUGH THE EYES OF ANIMALS

The importance of first impressions, why “draconian leash laws” are hurting dogs, and more insights from the renowned animal behaviorist,...

Taking HRT pills 'DOUBLES the risk of suffering dangerous blood clots' 

TAKING HRT PILLS 'DOUBLES THE RISK OF SUFFERING DANGEROUS BLOOD CLOTS' 

The findings, published in the British Medical Journal, showed tablets containing equine oestrogen carried a higher risk than those...

 
 
 
Equine Clinical Case Challenge: Arrhythmia in a Show Jumper

EQUINE CLINICAL CASE CHALLENGE: ARRHYTHMIA IN A SHOW JUMPER

A 17 year- old warmblood show jumper was evaluated on the farm for mild exercise intolerance and prolonged recovery after exercise,...

Could Your Barn Be Harming Your Horse's Health?

COULD YOUR BARN BE HARMING YOUR HORSE'S HEALTH?

Air in the barn can get rather stale-particularly in the wintertime-which can negatively impact a horse's respiratory system. Improve...

 
 
 
Maintaining Hoof Health in the Winter

MAINTAINING HOOF HEALTH IN THE WINTER

At farms all across New England, winter means taking extra care to ensure horses are healthy and happy. While frozen water buckets...

Power Up

POWER UP

Like people, an equine athlete's core strength helps to not only prevent injury while increasing training levels but also in recovery...

 
 
 
AGR - Livestock

AGR - LIVESTOCK

Job Description Summary: Rodeo Livestock/Arena Management Management of MSU Swine Herd to Include Daily Feeding and Movement Equine...

7 Dos and Don'ts for Managing Infectious Disease on the Farm

7 DOS AND DON'TS FOR MANAGING INFECTIOUS DISEASE ON THE FARM

A variety of sources can harbor infectious diseases that impact horses, from mosquitos and rodents to pastures and water supplies,...

 
 
 
Ask the Expert: The Truth About Acorn Toxicity

ASK THE EXPERT: THE TRUTH ABOUT ACORN TOXICITY

I've heard about the dangers of horses eating red maple leaves, but recently heard that acorns can pose a threat as well. Is this true?

Lepto-what?

LEPTO-WHAT?

Leptospirosis, a zoonotic disease-meaning it can be transmitted between animals and humans-is fairly unknown to the general public....

 
 
 
What You Need to Know: Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Horses

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA IN HORSES

Squamous cell carcinoma is the second most common type of cancer in horses and can affect the eyelids, the whites of the eye, or the...

Horsetail: The Herb that Supports Skin, Nail, Hair & Joint Health

HORSETAIL: THE HERB THAT SUPPORTS SKIN, NAIL, HAIR & JOINT HEALTH

When you hear the term horsetail, you probably envision the backside of an equine, but did you know there is a powerful natural herb...

 
 
 
Teamwork and Determination Key to Mare's Recovery

TEAMWORK AND DETERMINATION KEY TO MARE'S RECOVERY

When Bettie, a 10-year-old Oldenburg mare was found down with no use of her hind legs her owners knew just where they needed to take...

Equine Clinical Case Challenge: Swollen Third Eyelid

EQUINE CLINICAL CASE CHALLENGE: SWOLLEN THIRD EYELID

A 19-year-old draft cross gelding was presented for further evaluation of a swollen third eyelid in the right eye.

 
 
 
Contemporary Western Art ,Equine Painting "SITTING BULL'S DANCING HORSE" by Colorado Landscape Artist Nancee Jean Busse

CONTEMPORARY WESTERN ART ,EQUINE PAINTING "SITTING BULL'S DANCING HORSE" BY COLORADO LANDSCAPE ARTIST NANCEE JEAN BUSSE

Fourth in my Native American Folklore series This tale is true. In the 1880s Sitting Bull joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He...

New Prospect Catch Your Eye?

NEW PROSPECT CATCH YOUR EYE?

A horse is a big investment, and you want to know that your new friend is going to be healthy and able to do the things you want him...

 
 
 
Rescue Travels Hundreds of Miles for Expert Care

RESCUE TRAVELS HUNDREDS OF MILES FOR EXPERT CARE

When Benny, a nine-year-old donkey, arrived at a farm animal sanctuary, he quickly became one of the most well-loved animals onsite....

Original Western Landscape,Equine, Cowboy Painting "Day's End" by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

ORIGINAL WESTERN LANDSCAPE,EQUINE, COWBOY PAINTING "DAY'S END" BY COLORADO ARTIST NANCEE JEAN BUSSE, PAINTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST

This has been my year of painting the things that fill my soul with loveliness and beauty. The photo reference I used for this painting...

 
 
 
Prepping for the Upcoming Season: Set Yourself Up for Success

PREPPING FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON: SET YOURSELF UP FOR SUCCESS

Establishing a routine to build fitness and completing integral health checks can help prevent injury and pave the way for a successful...