The Horse Staff

The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care is a monthly equine publication providing the latest news and information on the health, care, welfare, and management of all equids.

Articles by The Horse Staff

Do You Vaccinate Your Horse for Rabies? Readers Weigh In

Readers share their thoughts on vaccinating horses for rabies following a recently confirmed equine case. Read More

Manure Management Workshops Scheduled in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania law requires any operation that generates manure to complete and implement a manure management plan. Read More

The Horse's Top Special Features of 2015

Learn about donkeys, leptospirosis, West Nile virus, influenza, preparing for disasters, and working equids. Read More

The Horse's Top Infographics of 2015

Topics included stress, scratches, hoof abscesses, deworming, vaccinations, metabolic syndrome, healthy coats, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Podcasts of 2015

Learn about winter care, hay options, conditioning horses, rehabbing after injury, beet pulp vs. rice bran, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Free Reports of 2015

Popular report topics include navicular disease, hay, blanketing, evacuation planning, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Slideshows of 2015

Topics included navicular syndrome, equitation science, feeder and waterer options, rescue horses, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Videos of 2015

View videos on topics including navicular disease, saddle fitting, body condition scoring, joint treatments, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Blog Posts of 2015

Popular blog topics included pasture management, old horses, saddle fit, trailer safety, and more. Read More

The Horse's Top Instagram Posts of 2015

Glance through 10 of the most popular moments captured on The Horse's Instagram account. Read More

The Horse's Top Articles of 2015

Readers learned about a variety of topics from sweat marks under saddles and laminitis to beet pulp and hoof cracks. Read More

Wednesday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from sessions on equine respiratory health, medicine, wobbler's syndrome, and more. Read More

Tuesday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from sessions on mature performance horse health, field surgery, heaves, lameness, and more. Read More

Monday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from the Milne lecture and sessions on colic, digestive health, pathology, and more. Read More

Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets from the Kester News Hour and sessions on wound management, neonatal care, rehabilitation, and more. Read More

Saturday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Top tweets and take-homes from the equine podiatry workshop and more at the 2015 AAEP Convention. Read More

10 Saddle Fit Resources on TheHorse.com

Are you confused where to begin when properly evaluating and fitting a saddle. Don't worry. We're here to help. Read More

Purdue to Host 2016 Horseman's Forum on Feb. 6

The event will feature educational sessions, large animal hospital tours, and equine treadmill demonstrations. Read More

Top Tweets from the World Horse Welfare Conference

Take-homes on racehorse welfare, obseity, euthanasia, horse keeping and training, and more. Read More

Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top take-homes from Day 3 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Saturday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top take-homes from Day 2 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Friday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top tweets and take-homes from Day 1 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Infographic: Handling Hoof Abscesses

Hoof abscesses are a common cause of severe lameness in horses. Find out how to manage one in our step-by-step guide. Read More

Two New Equine Cases of WNV Reported in Kentucky

The newly confirmed cases make for eight total WNV-infected Kentucky horses this year. Read More

First Equine Leptospirosis Vaccine Introduced

The USDA-approved vaccine prevents the disease responsible for foal abortion, kidney and liver failure, and uveitis. Read More