Welfare and Industry

Discussions about the welfare of our equine friends

Welfare/Industry

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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. My 24-year-old Arab gelding recently came off the trailer very sweaty and with tremors in his shoulder muscle and hindquarters. It was only a 15-minute trailer ride, and it was sunny, but not hot. Is he suffering from heat issues because of his age?

A. Read the Vet's Answer

At Home with Horses

The Sales Yard

Horses sold by the pound at low-end auctions throughout the United States are a reality of our industry. And it breaks my heart.