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.

Articles by The Horse Staff

Ask the Vet LIVE: Stall Rest and Rehab

The panelists will answer questions on managing your horse during stall rest and rehabilitation. Read More

Pastured Horse Health, Nutrition Lecture Scheduled, June 21

Speakers will address several topics surrounding the nutritional and health needs of pastured horses. Read More

Blood-Horse Publications Earns 13 AHP Awards

Blood-Horse Publications, parent company of The Horse, received 13 American Horse Publications (AHP) awards. Read More

Hurricane Season Resources for Horse Owners

Learn how to prepare yourself, your horse, and your farm for the hurricane season. Read More

Equine Identification: Free Webinar

Presenter Monty McInturff, DVM, will detail why equine identification is vital to horse owners and vets. Read More

Equine Diagnostic Imaging Horse Course Archived

The presentation, "Latest Technologies in Diagnosing Equine Lameness," was led by Kent Allen, DVM. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Common Equine Skin Conditions

Veterinarians will answer your questions on common equine skin conditions live on May 17 at 8:00 p.m. EDT. Read More

Rejuvenating Winter Pastures Seminar Scheduled for April 19

Learn how pastures overworked and overgrazed during the winter can be revived into productive fields. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Upper-Respiratory Disorders, April 19

Topics discussed will include roaring, dorsal displacement of the soft palate, epiglottic entrapment, and more Read More

Assisted Equine Reproduction Horse Course Archived

Foss explained a number of scientifically advanced assisted reproduction techniques and relayed how they work. Read More Wins Equestrian Social Media Awards took home first place in the "Best Use of Facebook" category of the 2012 PagePlay ESMAs. Read More

Ask the Vet LIVE: Post-Colic Care March 15

Tune in on Thursday, March 15, 8 p.m., EDT, for's free Ask the Vet LIVE audio and chat event. Read More

USEF, Equine Canada Add to Prohibited Drug Lists

The USEF and Equine Canada have implemented new regulations surrounding GABA and vedaprofen, respectively. Read More

Plan to Reinstate Horse Diving Nixed

Pier owners have abandoned the plan to bring horse diving back to Atlantic City, N.J. Read More

Merck Animal Health Launches NextVet Newsletter

NextVet features practical professional and lifestyle advice, information, and tips from practicing vets. Read More

EHV-1 California Outbreak Increases to 11 Confirmed Cases

Two more cases of equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1) have been confirmed today, with the two horses displaying Read More Nominated for Three ESMA Awards

Nominations landed in the Top 10 in Best Use of Facebook, Best Publication, and Most Informative. Read More

Rutgers Horse Management Seminar Scheduled for Feb. 4

"Responsible Horse Ownership in a Tough Economic Climate" will cover a variety of topics important to owners. Read More

New Assistant Director of UC Davis Center for Equine Health

Claudia Sonder, DVM, will assist the director in the oversight and daily management of the CEH facilities. Read More

Cervical Stabilization and S. Neurona Horse Courses Archived

The newest Horse Courses were filmed at the 2011 Advances in Equine Neurological Disease Symposium. Read More

Gelding Clinic to be Held in Kentucky March 10

The Kentucky Horse Park (KHP), located in Lexington, Ky., will play host to a free gelding clinic on March 10. Read More

AQHA Equine Health, Welfare Subcommittee Releases Statement

The Equine Health, Welfare, Integrity, and Research Subcommittee released a statement on welfare in racing. Read More

Cushing's Disease and EMS Horse Course Archived

"Cushing's Disease and Equine Metabolic Syndrome" was presented by three authorities on the topics. Read More

Endometritis in Mares Horse Course Archived

Learn about endometritis, what causes it, and what veterinarians can do to treat the condition. Read More

Horse Health Lecture Series Schedule Announced

Topics include foaling emergencies, equine strangles, hind limb lameness, and diagnosing neurologic horses. Read More