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Previcox In Horses

Ethical and Legal ramifications of using and prescribing Previcox extralabel in horses. In 2016, Merial launched Equioxx in TABLET form for your horse. The tablets are scored and can …

SORING IN HORSES

The American Veterinary Medical Association What is soring? Soring is the unethical and illegal practice of deliberately inflicting pain to exaggerate the leg motion of gaited horses (such as …

Cloning Lawsuit Update

(from the America’s Horse October 2013 – pg 38) www.aqha.com/AQHA-Cloning-Lawsuit-Resources On August 22, 2013, Judge Mary Lou Robinson issued a final judgement in the cloning lawsuit in which she …

STAGES OF LABOR

Labor is divided into 3 stages STAGE 1 Begins with the onset of contractions and lasts 1-2 hours. The foal is now presented into the birth canal. The allantois …

THE EXPECTANT MARE

THE EXPECTANT MARE With a little TLC, your mare should progress through her pregnancy without much worry. Proper nutrition, deworming, exercise, and vaccinations will help ensure a healthy pregnancy, …

Foaling

NURSING FOAL Most foals will nurse for a short period of a time (minutes) but very often the first week or two of life. If the foal suckles for …

PREGNANT MARE

Here are some guidelines and facts concerning pregnant mares…….. – the mare’s udder begins to fill with milk 2-4 weeks prior to foaling – the muscles of the croup …

FEEDING METABOLIC HORSES

Discussion on how and what to feed horses that are diagnosed with EMS, ID, PPID EMS = Equine Metabolic syndrome PPID = Pituitary Pars Intermedia dysfunction or Cushing’s ID = Insulin …
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