Podcasts

Equine Metabolic Syndrome Clinical Signs

Weight gain is a common sign of EMS. But what other indicators should horse owners watch for?

EMS Horse Hoof Care: Is Barefoot or Shoes Best?

Vet and farrier Dr. Vernon Dryden offers insight into foot care for horses suffering from EMS-related laminitis.

Equine Metabolic Syndrome: Is There a Genetic Link?

Certain breeds seem more susceptible to EMS. Dr. Amanda Adams shares information about possible genetic links.

What is Equine Metabolic Syndrome?

University of Kentucky researcher Amanda Adams, PhD, gives an overview of EMS and how it affects horses.

Managing and Caring for the EMS Horse

Equine metabolic syndrome can cause obesity, insulin resistance, and laminitis. Find out how to care for your EMS horse.

Are Trail Horses at Risk for EHV?

Outbreaks occur at horse shows and racetracks. But are trail horses susceptible? Dr. Stephen Reed responds.

Help, My Horse Was Exposed to EHV!

Now what? Internal medicine specialist Dr. Stephen Reed offers advice.

Can Horses Carry EHV Without Clinical Signs?

Dr. Stephen Reed responds to whether or not horses can have EHV and spread the disease but not get sick themselves.

EHV Clinical Signs

Dr. Stephen Reed shares the clinical signs a horse infected with equine herpesvirus might exhibit.

Equine Herpesvirus Update

With EHV cases reported from California to Kentucky already in 2017, get information you need to protect your horse.

Equine Odontoclastic Tooth Resorption and Hypercementosis

EOTRH is a mouthful to say but leaves horses without a mouth full of teeth. Dr. Lynn Caldwell explains.

Older Horse Dental Problems

Dr. Lynn Caldwell shares information about dental issues horses face as they age.

Taking Care of Your Horse's Teeth

Is your horse's dental care current? Learn about dental disease, oral care, and tooth-related behavior issues.

Understanding Equine Embryo Transfer

Learn about the steps involved in embryo transfer from CSU's Dr. Ryan Ferris.

Tips for Using Lights to Cycle a Broodmare

Artificial light exposure can bring a mare into estrus earlier in the season. Dr. Ryan Ferris of CSU explains.

How Old is Too Old to Breed a Maiden Mare?

Dr. Dave Scofield of Select Breeders Services shares insight into breeding older mares for the first time.

Breeding Mares That Don't Show Signs of 'Heat'

Some mares are "quiet" when in estrus, making them more difficult to breed. Dr. Ryan Ferris of CSU offers advice.

So, You Want to Breed Your Mare!

Breeding a mare is exciting but not without challenges. Learn about stallion selection, breeding soundness, and more!

What Does the 'NASC' Label Mean on Equine Supplements?

Nutritionist Dr. Clair Thunes explains what the National Animal Supplement Council is and what its product seal means.

Should I Consult a Vet Before Supplementing My Horses?

Drs. Ashlee Watts and Clair Thunes offer reasons why your vet should be involved in supplement selection.

What Ingredients are in Equine Joint Supplements?

Dr. Ashlee Watts shares information about what ingredients to look for in a joint supplement.

How to Supplement Your Horse When Your Hay Changes

Equine nutritionist Dr. Clair Thunes offers advice for supplementing horses that eat from inconsistent hay supplies.

The Science Behind Equine Supplements

Manufacturers make many claims, but do supplements really work? We'll look at the research and answer your questions!

Malignant Melanomas in Horses: What Do They Mean?

Many horses live with melanoma. Others don't. Dr. Susan White explains what it means for a tumor to be malignant.