First Aid & Emergency Care

Prevention: Gastric Ulcers

Although gastric ulcers are often associated with equine athletes, any horse can develop them. Ulcers sometimes have little, if any, outward effect on the horse’s health or performance, but they... Read more »

What the Color of Your Horse's Gums Can Tell You

Don't overlook your horse's mouth and gums when looking for clues about his health.   If you call your veterinarian when your horse is ill or injured, don't be... Read more »

Get Your Horse to Drink Up

Three simple ways to make sure your horse stays hydrated. Read more »

Travel First-Aid Kit

When traveling with your horse, there are a number of items that your first-aid kit should always contain. Read more »

Emergency First Aid Kit

The following items assembled into an emergency kit will help you handle most situations. Discuss this list with your own veterinarian, he/she may have other suggestions that are appropriate for you... Read more »