The Importance of Dental Care

As it is with humans, dental care is extremely important to a horse’s health. Owners should keep a close eye on their horses so that problems can be detected early. If an issue is suspected, the owner should contact his vet or dentist right away. Let’s take a quick look at a horse’s mouth in … Continue reading The Importance of Dental Care


Cushing’s Disease Explained

Cushing’s Disease, or Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction (PPID) is an endocrine disease that creates hormonal imbalances. PPID can occur in horses of all ages but is more likely to occur in those over 20 years old. This disease is closely related to Parkinson’s Disease and has several of the same symptoms, including lethargy and poor … Continue reading Cushing’s Disease Explained