The Horse Staff

The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care is a monthly equine publication providing the latest news and information on the health, care, welfare, and management of all equids.

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The Horse's Top Instagram Posts of 2015

Glance through 10 of the most popular moments captured on The Horse's Instagram account. Read More

The Horse's Top Articles of 2015

Readers learned about a variety of topics from sweat marks under saddles and laminitis to beet pulp and hoof cracks. Read More

Wednesday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from sessions on equine respiratory health, medicine, wobbler's syndrome, and more. Read More

Tuesday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from sessions on mature performance horse health, field surgery, heaves, lameness, and more. Read More

Monday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets and take-homes from the Milne lecture and sessions on colic, digestive health, pathology, and more. Read More

Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Tweets from the Kester News Hour and sessions on wound management, neonatal care, rehabilitation, and more. Read More

Saturday's Top Tweets from the 2015 AAEP Convention

Top tweets and take-homes from the equine podiatry workshop and more at the 2015 AAEP Convention. Read More

10 Saddle Fit Resources on TheHorse.com

Are you confused where to begin when properly evaluating and fitting a saddle. Don't worry. We're here to help. Read More

Purdue to Host 2016 Horseman's Forum on Feb. 6

The event will feature educational sessions, large animal hospital tours, and equine treadmill demonstrations. Read More

Top Tweets from the World Horse Welfare Conference

Take-homes on racehorse welfare, obseity, euthanasia, horse keeping and training, and more. Read More

Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top take-homes from Day 3 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Saturday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top take-homes from Day 2 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Friday's Top Tweets from the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover

Top tweets and take-homes from Day 1 of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Infographic: Handling Hoof Abscesses

Hoof abscesses are a common cause of severe lameness in horses. Find out how to manage one in our step-by-step guide. Read More

Two New Equine Cases of WNV Reported in Kentucky

The newly confirmed cases make for eight total WNV-infected Kentucky horses this year. Read More

First Equine Leptospirosis Vaccine Introduced

The USDA-approved vaccine prevents the disease responsible for foal abortion, kidney and liver failure, and uveitis. Read More

The Horse Launches Weekly Nutrition Q&A

Submit your questions now for our expert, independent equine nutrition consultant Clair Thunes, PhD. Read More

FDA Seeking Vets' Input on Antiparasitic Resistance Survey

The FDA says responses will help efforts to slow the development of resistance and more. Read More

10 PPID Resources on TheHorse.com

We've searched through our archives and compiled 10 resources to help raise your PPID IQ. Read More

2015 AAEP Focus on Poor Performance Meeting Tweets

Highlights and take-homes from the 2015 AAEP Focus on Poor Performance meeting in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More

Heaves Lecture Scheduled for Sept. 15

Dr. Emilie Setlakwe will present "A Cough, a Wheeze, Could it be Heaves?" at Tryon Equine Hospital. Read More

Infographic: Signs of Stress in Horses

Learn about the common signs your horse might show when under stress and ways to mitigate the possible causes. Read More

Input Sought on Horse Weaning Survey

Researchers in the United Kingdom are seeking input on a survey for a study on weaning methods. Read More

10 Insurance Resources on TheHorse.com

Find out how insurance can help you deal with unexpected happenings at your farm, major horse health issues, and more. Read More

Infographic: Deworming Adult Horses

Are you still doing rotational deworming? Learn a new, better way to manage internal parasites in this visual guide! Read More