Tag: horse health

Technology: The future is here

Technology: The future is here

Gaining the edge could be made easier, thanks to the latest technologies to boost equine wellbeing and hone performance

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How to spot worms and get treated

How to spot worms and get treated

Worms are a threat to your horse’s health, so deworming is an essential part of your horse-care routine. Westgate Laboratories’ Claire Shand reveals the signs, treatment and tests available

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How to prevent disease in horses

How to prevent disease in horses

Vet Sarah Hunter shares her tips to keep your horse and yard healthy

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Look after your horse’s gut

Look after your horse’s gut

All you need to know about common gut issues

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What you need to know about horse hydration

What you need to know about horse hydration

Equine vet Katie Brickman, a specialist in sports horse lameness and poor performance, answers your questions

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Expert advice on worming horses

Expert advice on worming horses

Whatever the season, here’s everything you need to know about worming horses according to specialists from a UK-Vet Equine roundtable

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All you need to know about physiotherapy for horses

All you need to know about physiotherapy for horses

Physiotherapist Rachel Greetham explains what animal physiotherapy is and when it can benefit your horse

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How to keep flies off horses this season

How to keep flies off horses this season

Warm weather and longer days mean summer – but also flies. Emma Farrell MRCVS and NAF highlight the signs and symptoms of fly irritation and how best to control it

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Eventing in hot weather

Eventing in hot weather

While absolutely perfect for garden lounging, hot weather requires a bit more consideration if you are out eventing, so here are our tips

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Effective parasite control

Effective parasite control

Keep your horse happy, healthy and parasite-free with our hints and tips on worming and preventing wormer resistance

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A brief overview of equine dentistry

A brief overview of equine dentistry

Equine vet Dr Till Hörmann outlines the possible dental problems in competition horses and the symptoms to watch out for.

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12 tips to keep your horse hydrated

12 tips to keep your horse hydrated

Equine vet Katie Brickman shares her helpful hints to keep your horse hydrated this summer

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What is embryo transfer?

What is embryo transfer?

What is embryo transfer, how is it changing event horse breeding and what foals have been born to famous mums because of it?

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Is your horse overweight?

Is your horse overweight?

Managing your horse’s weight can be difficult, especially during the summer when there is often an abundance of...

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Horse health diary: Taking care of joints

Horse health diary: Taking care of joints

Looking efter your eventer's joints is vital to ensuring optimum performance and longevity. Vet and eventer Katie Brickman...

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