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"No matter how far in to spring you are, there’s something about this season that begs action." By Clair Thunes, PhD For those of us in milder states, spring is quickly turning in to summer. However, for many, trees are still leafing out and spring has only...

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"The border town of Presidio loses money every time it buries a dead horse — and nowadays there are hundreds of them." by Sasha von Oldershausen At a city council meeting in Presidio last fall, economic director Brad Newton made a strange request: The city should raise...

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"If given free access to pasture (all day), horses will spend 60-70% of their time grazing, with considerable walking activity, especially in large fields." By Ray Geor, BVSc, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM   Few nutritionists will dispute that grass is the most natural feedstuff for horses. The horse's digestive...

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"The prepurchase exam is a thorough evaluation of the horse’s health, soundness, and suitability" By Meghan Breen, DVM | thehorse.com Finding your next horse often requires great investment of both time and money. When you have finally found “the one,” you have one more critical step to...

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“The BLM is scapegoating wild horses instead of addressing the true causes of range degradation and threats to sage grouse,” By Scott Sonner / Associated Press RENO, Nev. – Concerned about continued deterioration of drought-stricken rangeland in Nevada, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s state director wants...

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"The Equimagine robotics-controlled imaging system can be used with a standing and moving horse." Horsetalk.co.nz Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center has added a robotics-controlled CT imaging system for use in standing and moving horses. Penn Vet is the first veterinary teaching hospital in the world to use the Equimagine system,...