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New horse in the herd? How to integrate it

We all know horror stories when it comes to integrating a new horse into the herd. Many have been...

Colic: What to do – and what not to do

Colic is one of the diseases most seen in the equine world, and it is never fun to stand...

Asymmetry: How and why you should check if your horse is symmetrical

Asymmetry or symmetry? Neither man, nor horse is completely symmetrical in the body. But any asymmetry should preferably not...

Revatis supplier of personalized stem cells

Revatis is a Spin Off from the University of Liège (Belgium), dedicated to regenerative medicine and cell therapy. We developed...

Study: How does your weight affect your horse?

Article after article has been written about how much weight a horse can carry. Some consistently refer to the...

Effective UVC decontamination against EHV1 but not only…

Hygiene for veterinary practice is of paramount importance. As you know, your working environment involves multiple risks of contamination....

This is what it looks like when horses have cancer

Skin cancer, hoof cancer, mold cancer and brain tumours. Like humans, horses can also have cancer, and these four...

Veterinarian: Why treating the symptoms is not enough

Treating the symptoms or finding the cause? Your horse cannot tell you in words if something hurts. Instead, it...

Does your horse pee a lot? 3 reasons why this could be a serious problem

While some horses only pee in their own stall, others feel free to do it where it suits them....

Equine pain face: How to spot if your horse is in pain

Do you know the expression equine pain face? When your horse is in pain and trying to show it?...

Barefoot horses: Should you shoe your horse or go unshod?

There is much debate about the pros and cons around barefoot horses. It is a subject that can elicit...

Low or high? The location of the hay net affects the horse’s back, neck and jaw

The hay net has long been a controversial topic in the equine world. It can extend the eating and...

Do you pick up the droppings? Why it is important to remember

You have probably heard this sentence many times: "Remember to scoop up the droppings after your horse!" And with...

Trouble with the horse’s jaw joint can cause a number of problems

You have probably read about the horse's jaw joint before. In recent years, there has been a lot of...

Help your horse with 3 of nature’s own oils

Are you skeptical about using oil for your horse? We are not talking about the cheap cooking oil from...

9 signs to look out for: When is your horse getting old?

Do you know when your horse is old? Or getting older? It is often said that a horse can...

20 fascinating facts about the horse’s tail, its anatomy and function

Many of us do not give the horse´s tail much thought. But in fact, it can tell us quite...

Young girl chose horse with the eye disease Cataracts and never regretted it

For many riders, a horse with cataracts will probably seem like something of a challenge. Maybe even like a...

Field time: How many kilometers do horses walk every day?

Have you ever wondered how much your horse actually moves when he´s turned out? Then look no further. A...

Training: Why it is important to have a curious horse

Do you have a curious horse? Then you might recognize the following from your training or just the daily...

How tall will your horse be? Figure it out here

Did you know when you bought your young horse – how tall it would end up being? Then maybe...

The anatomy of road apples: How to check if the horse is healthy

The way your horse lives can have a big impact on your horse´s stool – or road apples. The...

Surface in the arena: How important is it for your horse?

Do you know how important the surface in the arena is when it comes to health of your horse?...

Help your Icelandic horse to a summer without eczema

Summer is for 50% of the imported Icelandic horses synonymous with eczema. The horse gets an itchy and scaly...
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