Michelle N. Anderson, TheHorse.com Digital Managing Editor

Michelle Anderson serves as The Horse's digital managing editor. In her role, she produces content for our web site and hosts our live events, including Ask the Vet Live. A lifelong horse owner, Anderson competes in dressage and enjoys trail riding. She's a Washington State University graduate (Go Cougs!) and holds a bachelor's degree in communications with a minor in business administration and extensive coursework in animal sciences. She has worked in equine publishing since 1998. She currently lives with her husband on a small horse property in Central Oregon.

Articles by Michelle N. Anderson

The Horse, Dechra Team for Bone and Joint Education

Look for equine bone and joint health resources Oct. 16-22 on TheHorse.com. Read More

5 Ways to Protect Horses (and Humans) From Rabies

While rabies is fatal, the disease is also preventable. A veterinarian shares five tips to protect your and your horse. Read More

The Horse's Rabies Awareness Week Sponsored by Merck

The Horse and Merck have teamed to bring you rabies-related content Sept. 24-30, 2017. Read More

Managing the Anxious Horse

Find out how to keep you, your prone-to-worry horse, and those around him safe. Read More

The Horse, Kinetic Vet Partner for Skin Care Month

Look for skin-care and -disease related articles and information throughout September on TheHorse.com. Read More

How To Pick a Horse's Hoof

New to horses? Follow these step-by-step instructions on how to safely clean a horse's hoof. Read More

Mosquito Control Week With The Horse

The Horse and Absorbine have partnered to bring you mosquito-control week June 25-July 1. Read More

The Horse, KindredBio Partner for Colic Awareness

Find equine colic content on TheHorse.com throughout June. Read More

Q&A: Veteran Rolex Three-Day Event Groom Emma Ford

U.S. Olympian Philip Dutton's head groom shares her secrets to keeping horses healthy during international competition. Read More

The Horse, Zoetis Partner for Parasite Awareness

April is Parasite Awareness Month, and we're bringing you up-to-date information about parasite control all month long! Read More

The Horse, FeedXL Team for National Nutrition Month

Get information-packed nutrition content throughout March. Read More

Practical Biosecurity for Equine Veterinarians

Biosecurity, especially for ambulatory practitioners, can present challenges. Here, vets share practical tips. Read More

Top Medicine Studies of 2016

Dr. Rob MacKay recaps studies on heparin for EHM prevention, liver failure caused by supplements, headshaking, and more. Read More

Hot Topics in Hoof Care, Part 4: The Abnormal Horse Hoof

Hoof care experts discuss common equine foot issues, including club feet, underrun heels, and mismatched feet. Read More

Six Things Your Horse Really Wants for Christmas

Tractors, breeches, and horse-themed jewelry might make up your wish list. But what would your horse ask Santa for? Read More

Hot Topics in Hoof Care, Part 3: The Role of Imaging

Find out how veterinarians and farriers rely on imaging to evaluate the horse's hoof. Read More

Hot Topics in Hoof Care, Part 2: Shoeing the "Normal" Hoof

A farrier explains what a "normal" horse hoof is supposed to look like and how it affects shoeing. Read More

Hot Topics in Hoof Care, Part 1: Horse Hoof Biomechanics

Find out how physics plays an important role in how the horse's hoof works and adapts to force. Read More

WNV Equine Case Confirmed in Kentucky

The Powell County horse is Kentucky's seventh equine WNV case in 2016. Read More

Florida EHV: Gulfstream Park Horse Dead, Others Quarantined

No other horses at the Thoroughbred track and casino have presented with clinical signs consistent with EHV-1 infection. Read More

The Horse, Dechra Team for Bone and Joint Health Week

Look for educational articles and social media posts on keeping equine joints and bone healthy, Oct. 9-15. Read More

10 Biosecurity Tips from Top Equine Health Experts

Protecting your horse from infectious disease needn't require storing him in a protective bubble. Read More

The Horse, Merck Partner for Rabies Education Week

World Rabies Day is Sept. 28. Look for articles and content about rabies risk and learn how to protect your horses. Read More

Quarantines Lifted on New York Farms After EIA Deaths

State health officials found no additional exposed horses had been infected with equine infectious anemia. Read More

Wisconsin Horse Dies of West Nile Virus

The 4-year-old Quarter Horse gelding resided in St. Croix County. Read More