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 12/25/2012 with 1250 Votes
When was the last time you owned a young (0-3 years old) horse?
Ended 12/18/2012 with 849 Votes
If you had the option of selecting the sex of your future foal through sex-sorted stallion semen, would you?
Ended 12/11/2012 with 1374 Votes
What type of bit do you use on your horse?
(Choose your most-used)
Ended 12/4/2012 with 1287 Votes
How do you winterize your horses and barn?
(Check all that apply)
Ended 11/27/2012 with 1265 Votes
How do your horses impact your Thanksgiving holiday plans?
Ended 11/20/2012 with 656 Votes
Have you ever cared for a partially or completely blind equid?
Ended 11/13/2012 with 905 Votes
Do you ever administer nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) such as phenylbutazone to your horse(s) without veterinary assessment?
Ended 11/6/2012 with 667 Votes
What steps have you taken to protect your horse during the recent West Nile virus (WNV) outbreak?
Ended 10/30/2012 with 211 Votes
Have you (or someone you know) ever had a horse contract West Nile virus?
Ended 10/23/2012 with 183 Votes
How often do you vaccinate your horse for West Nile virus?
Ended 10/16/2012 with 403 Votes
What steps do you take to protect your horse from West Nile virus?
(Select all that apply)
Ended 10/9/2012 with 175 Votes
Do you view West Nile virus as a threat to your horse?
Ended 10/2/2012 with 157 Votes
Do you currently treat and/or supplement your horse for hock pain or injury?
Ended 9/25/2012 with 124 Votes
Ended 9/18/2012 with 324 Votes
Do you keep your horses horses shod or barefoot?
Ended 9/11/2012 with 287 Votes
While riding, how do you protect your horse from heat stroke?
(Check all that apply)
Ended 9/4/2012 with 112 Votes
What type of communications would you like to see more of from your veterinarian?
Ended 8/28/2012 with 258 Votes
How often does your veterinarian see your horse(s)?
Ended 8/21/2012 with 167 Votes
How do you primarily receive information regarding your horse's health?
Ended 8/14/2012 with 384 Votes
In what age category do most of your horses fit?
(Select the top two age categories.)
Ended 8/7/2012 with 255 Votes
What kind of feed do you use for your horses in addition to hay or other forage?
Ended 7/31/2012 with 228 Votes
What kind of footing do you ride on?
(Learn about footing research in our July 2012 issue.)
Ended 7/24/2012 with 187 Votes
Which tick-borne disease is most concerning to you?
Ended 7/17/2012 with 217 Votes
Do you actively manage and balance the omega fatty acid ratio your horse consumes?
Ended 7/10/2012 with 264 Votes
How do you keep your horses safe and settled while 4th of July fireworks are going off?
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