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What Causes a Hoof Abscess?

Lisa Borzynski, DVM answers this reader question, explaining that hoof abscess occurs when bacteria and debris gain entry into the hoof.

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Changes in Forage and Digestive Problems

Many different dietary factors can induce diarrhea in horses.

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Addressing Hives in the Performance Horse

Don’t let unsightly bumps or uncomfortable itching cause downtime.

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How to Protect Your Horse from Disease

Kevin Hankins, DVM, explains how you can keep your horse safe from disease outbreaks when you're on the road and at home.