1. Industry News

    Survey: One-Third of Horses With Health Problems are Lame

    This year’s British National Equine Health Survey (NEHS) revealed that respondents reported that 38% of horses were suffering from health problems, and of these a third (32.9%) were categorized as lame.

  2. Industry News

    One in nine UK horses lame, survey finds

    38% of UK’s horses were reported as having at least one health issue and of these, almost a third were lame. Statistics were found during the 2016 National Equine Health Survey.

  3. Industry News

    Researchers Investigate Leg Bandage Pressure

    Nathan Canada, DVM, MS, and colleagues at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine recently sought to quantify the amount of pressure both compression bandages and standing wraps exert.

  4. Education

    Veterinarians think outside the box with alternative equine therapies

    Read how some practitioners are using chiropractic and acupuncture therapies as complimentary treatments for lameness problems.

  5. Industry News

    A Review and Update on Tendon and Ligament Injuries

    Read about three of the top common lameness’s in sport horses, the latest research statistics and how leading veterinarians are treating these injuries.

  6. Industry News

    Epidemiology of musculoskeletal injuries in a population of harness Standardbred racehorses in training

    Recent study investigates the incidence rates of musculoskeletal injuries causing horses’ withdrawal from training for 15 days or longer.

  7. Education

    Lameness In The Sport Horse

    Connecticut vet discusses diagnosis and treatment of horses used in the various “English” disciplines, such as jumping and dressage and reviews the more common issues you’re likely to see when...

  8. Education

    Western Performance Horse Injuries and Problems

    Moderators Jerry Black, DVM, past president of the AAEP and a senior partner of Pioneer Equine Hospital in Northern California; and Scott Taylor, DVM, from the Arizona Equine Medical and...

  9. Education

    Young Horses in Training and Injury Risks

    Find out about the suggested correlation between training young racehorses and the development of musculoskeletal injuries.

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