DEGENERATIVE JOINT DISEASE IN HORSES: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

Degenerative joint disease in horses, otherwise known as DJD or osteoarthritis, can be a common condition in ponies. One of the most frequent causes of lameness, it’s an illness that horse owners should be aware of, especially as it can be managed effectively if the right steps are taken. To help give you the lowdown […]


DIARRHOEA IN HORSES: ESSENTIAL FACTS

As a proud horse owner, you’re sure to know your animal’s habits inside and out! It can therefore be a worrying time if you notice that something’s wrong, such as your horse passing loose stool. Often, this is a problem that can be cleared up easily, however it can lead to more serious issues. That’s […]


Laminitis in Horses – Treatment & Prevention

Vets across the country are frequently asked “what could I have done to prevent my horse from developing laminitis?” With studies suggesting that 1 in 10 horses/ponies are affected by laminitis each year, it can be a challenging condition, which in many circumstances could have been prevented. Laminitis can have profound health implications for your […]


HOW MIGHT BREXIT AFFECT THE EQUINE INDUSTRY?

With the UK’s exit from the European Union imminent, there are still unanswered questions as to what might be the effects of the split. This is no different within the equine industry, where easy access to the continent has often been a positive influence over the years. Not wanting to remain in the dark, here […]