Limb Anatomy & Physiology

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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. My mare's rear legs swell around the tendon and fetlock area overnight after exercise. She is not lame or sore, but I wrap it when it swells. Is this swelling common, what it could be, and are there any prevention steps I could take?

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Old Horses: Better With Age

Keep 'Em Moving, Part II

After Dorado sustained a serious laceration and faced several weeks of stall rest, Erica reflected on the golden rule for keeping senior horses active: Keep them moving.