New Study: Equine Obesity More Prevalent than Previously Reported

A team of researchers in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Virginia Tech have determined that horses are facing serious health risks because of obesity.

Of the 300 horses examined, 51% were determined to be overweight or obese, and could be subject to serious health problems like laminitis and hyperinsulinemia a

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