Limb Anatomy & Physiology

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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. I have an off-track Thoroughbred I purchased with a mild suspensory strain. His hock on the affected leg is always warm compared his other hock and knees. Could this mean he's compensating for the suspensory injury?

A. Read the Vet's Answer

Old Horses: Better With Age

Not So Frightening Fireworks

Whether they're in their stalls or grazing in their pastures, our senior horses never appear any worse for wear when the skies light up with color. How do your aging equids handle fireworks?