Podcasts

How Do You Prevent a Horse from Getting Arthritis?

Dr. Bryant Craig shares steps to prevent arthritis in the athletic horse. (00:02:06)

Equine Life Stages: Senior Horses

Old horses spend their lifetimes earning our love and respect. Learn how to keep them healthy and comfortable.

How Often Should a Horse Get his Teeth Checked?

One listener asks how frequently an adult horse should have his teeth checked by a veterinarian. (00:01:18)

Why is My Horse's Tail Frizzy at the Top?

One owner wants to know the cause of her mare's tail "frazzle." (00:03:12)

What is the Best Treatment for Horses with Scratches?

Dr. Bryant Craig offers help for horses with scratches, a serious and stubborn skin disease. (00:04:06)

A Whole-Horse Approach to Managing Joint Disease

From hoof and veterinary care to nutrition, exercise, and acupuncture, find out how to keep your horse sound.

Could EPM Change My Mare's Personality?

Dr. Bryant Craig answers a question about a mare who started spooking after an EPM diagnosis. (00:01:36)

Equine Life Stages: Adult Horses

Learn how to keep adult horses healthy during the prime of their lives.

Equine MRI

Learn why MRI is considered the "gold standard" for diagnosing equine lamenesses.

Helping Horses with Heaves

This serious respiratory disease can incapacitate an otherwise healthy horse. Here's how to help.

Why Might a Fast-Growing Young Horse be a Concern?

Dr. Gaughan addresses rapid growth in young horses and the potential for joint issues such as OCD. (0:04:13)

What are 'Wolf Teeth' in Horses?

Find out what wolf teeth are and why you need to be on the lookout for them in young horses. (0:01:35)

What Kind of Dental Care Do Young Horses Need?

Dr. Earl Gaughan explains the attention a young horse's teeth need. (0:01:24)

What Advice Do You Have For Deworming Young Horses?

Deworming guidelines have changed in recent years. Find out what's best for young horses. (0:02:30)

How Often Do Young Horses Need Hoof Care?

How often do young horses need hoof care, and when do they need shoes? Dr. Earl Gaughan answers. (0:02:47)

Equine Life Stages: Young Horses

Learn more about getting young horses started off right in life.

Summer Horse Care Tips

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones offers tips for caring for horses during the summer months.

Training Equine Athletes for Health, Fitness, and Longevity

Find out how a vet would train a horse from a Grand Prix dressage trainer, clinician, and veterinarian.

Acupuncture in Horses

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones explains what acupuncture involves and how it is used to help horses.

Quarantining a New Horse

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones talks about the health precautions associated with bringing a new horse into your herd.

Deworming Foals

Should a foal be dewormed during its first 6 months of life? Dr. Wendy Vaala responds. (0:03:25)

Foal Heat Diarrhea

What impact can a mare going through her "foal heat" have on her foal? (0:01:20)

Blanketing Foals

Do foals, especially those born early in the season or in cold climates, need to wear blankets? (0:1:38)

Mare Check Frequency on Foal Watch

How often should you check on a broodmare to see if she's in labor? Dr. Wendy Vaala answers. (0:01:52)