Stringhalt in Horses: Causes and How To Treat

Stringhalt in Horses: Causes and How To Treat What Is Stringhalt? Stringhalt is described as a non-painful neuropathic condition of horses that is characterised by an abnormal hindlimb gait. It is easily recognisable because the horse will tend to lift and maintain the hindlimb in excessive flexion and kind of 'jump forward' and [...]

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Causes Of Laminitis In Horses

Causes Of Laminitis In Horses We've all heard the saying "no hoof no horse" and laminitis in horses is one of the most worrying concerns that many horse owners have. In this article, I will discuss the main causes of laminitis in horses and how you as an owner can be vigilant to prevent laminitis [...]

How To Care For Horse Legs & Keep Them Sound

How To Care For Horse Legs & Keep Your Horse Sound We've all heard the saying "no hoof, no horse" and pretty much the same saying can be applied to your horse's legs. There are many old wive's tales and myths about looking after horse legs, so in this article, I want to set you [...]