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Tying Up and Hydration: How to Get a Horse to Drink

A reader’s horse who doesn’t like to drink when traveling recently tied up while running cross-country at an event. Our nutritionist offers advice to get the horse to hydrate in the future.

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Control Your Horse’s Weight and Other Ways to Prevent, Treat Laminitis

Dr. Andrew van Eps suggests addressing obesity now to prevent laminitis, shares new insight into supporting limb laminitis, and offers advice about icing feet in acute cases.

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Chia or Flax: Which is Better for My Horse?

Discover the differences between these two trendy, omega-3-packed seeds that can be used to supplement equine diets.

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