Each week TheHorse.com polls users about health care problems, concerns, procedures and more. Share your answer in our most-recent poll below or browse through past polls to see what other users have to say about common horse health issues and situations.
Ended 7/2/2013 with 688 Votes
Have you ever put a horse on a diet (restricted calories and increased exercise) to aid in his weight loss?
Ended 6/24/2013 with 1026 Votes
Research shows horse "gaitedness" (displaying a natural gait other than walk, trot, and canter) is likely related to genetics. Have you ever owned a gaited horse?
Ended 6/11/2013 with 1065 Votes
What hoof condition do you deal with most often?
(Please select only one.)
Ended 6/4/2013 with 604 Votes
How did you choose your equine veterinarian? View Results
Ended 5/28/2013 with 1235 Votes
How often do you have your horse's teeth examined by your veterinarian?
Ended 5/21/2013 with 1486 Votes
A study found no difference in stress levels of horses that received soft or harsh verbal tones from handlers during training, a result that surprised the researchers. Do you feel like your horse responds to the tone of your voice?
Ended 5/14/2013 with 1095 Votes
How do you manage pasture weeds on your horse property?
Ended 5/7/2013 with 549 Votes
How often and why do you longe your horses?
Ended 4/30/2013 with 400 Votes
How important are wheat-free ingredients in your equine supplements and horse feed?
Ended 4/23/2013 with 608 Votes
Do you use a therapeutic saddle blanket, pad, or insert on your horse?
Ended 4/16/2013 with 814 Votes
What senior horse health condition are you most concerned about?
Ended 4/9/2013 with 793 Votes
Has the horsemeat scandal in Europe changed your purchasing habits of processed meat products?
Ended 4/2/2013 with 787 Votes
What is the first item on your spring cleaning to-do list? View Results
Ended 3/26/2013 with 1583 Votes
Do you regularly tow a horse trailer yourself?
Ended 3/19/2013 with 844 Votes
Of the following, which equine condition or disease is the most concerning to you? (Explain why at the bottom.)
Ended 3/12/2013 with 1354 Votes
With equine herpesvirus back in the news, which one thing will you most likely do to protect your horse?
Ended 3/5/2013 with 1386 Votes
How much does your horse weigh?
(If you own more than one horse, choose the range in which the majority of your horses weigh.)
Ended 2/26/2013 with 1072 Votes
When using a paste product dosed by weight you:
Ended 2/19/2013 with 488 Votes
What equine eye issue are you most concerned about?
Ended 2/12/2013 with 693 Votes
How important is budget when considering how you'll treat arthritis in your horses?
Ended 2/5/2013 with 1035 Votes
What plans do you have in place for disposing of deceased horses?
Ended 1/29/2013 with 608 Votes
How important are GMO-free (genetically modified organism free) ingredients in your equine supplements and horse feed?
Ended 1/22/2013 with 866 Votes
How often does your horse receive a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)?
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