Vet and Professional

News and issues for equine health professionals

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?

A. Read the Vet's Answer

Horse Sense (and Sensibility)

Making the Best of Stall Rest

Four weeks of mandatory stall rest can be a tough for any horse, much less an energetic off-track Thoroughbred. From haynet experiments to enrichment toy trials, Here's how Stephanie and Happy coped.