This week has launched 12 free, handy Fact Sheets on topics of interest to hands-on horse owners. These are invaluable additions to the more than 30 widely acclaimed Fact Sheets that launched in 2009, each of which provides a quick reference and overview of a specific disease, condition, and/or horse management practice.

These Fact Sheets are written by a veterinarian and reviewed by an expert to ensure that the information provided is up-to-date and accurate, and they are presented in a format you can download and save to your own computer, print and share, or e-mail to a friend. Each is brought to you free by a partner sponsor.

Following are the new/updated Fact Sheet topics:

  1. Allergies, sponsored by Bio-Medical Services Inc.
  2. Anhidrosis, sponsored by SmartPak
  3. Composting/Manure Management, sponsored by O2 Compost
  4. Deworming, sponsored by Intervet Schering-Plough Animal Health
  5. Electrolytes, sponsored by SmartPak
  6. Endometritis, sponsored by Bioniche Animal Health
  7. Hoof Supplements, sponsored by SmartPak
  8. Joint Injections, sponsored by Arthrodynamic Technologies
  9. Omega-3 Fatty Acids, sponsored by Nutramax Laboratories, Inc.
  10. Tying-Up, sponsored by BC2A
  11. Vitamins and Minerals, sponsored by SmartPak
  12. Wound Care, sponsored by Bioniche Animal Health

After reviewing a Fact Sheet, feel free to browse our library of more than 16,300 horse health articles to find more in-depth information on that topic, seek another of our 40+ Fact Sheets on a related topic, or browse related videos.

Visit  to see all of our Fact Sheets, and keep checking back for more Fact Sheets coming out every month! If you have a topic you would like to see covered in a Fact Sheet, send a note to

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