Habitat For Horses

"Some herbal supplements, especially those containing valerian and/or magnesium offer some calming effects, but it’s best to start them a few days in advance so levels can build up." From: Wendy Krebs, DVM Fourth of July firework shows are an exciting highlight for many of us humans...

"..the American Wild Horse Prevention Campaign has denounced the surgeries as dangerous and unnecessary." By The Associated Press BEND — A plan to remove the ovaries of 100 wild horses has prompted backlash from a nonprofit horse group. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management Burns District said it...

"Those dreaded crusty and itchy scabs are back." From: Erica Larson, News Editor | The Horse Those dreaded crusty and itchy scabs are back. You know the ones. They cover the back of your horse’s pasterns, sometimes spreading to his fetlocks and further. And the worst part...

"Introducing pasturemates can be done with care to minimize risk of injury or displacement around limited resources, such as food, water, and shelter." From: Nancy Diehl, VMD, MS Introducing two horses is something a lot of horse owners don't relish, and adding a new horse to an...