Horse Health Videos


What Time of Year Should Horses be on Pastures?

September 18, 2015

Learn what months are best for grazing horses on pasture from Alayne Blickle of Horses for Clean Water.... Read More


Why Is It Important to Protect Waterways from Horses?

August 17, 2015

Horses for Clean Water's Alayne Blickle shares reasons to protect streams from livestock and how to do it.... Read More


Performance Horse Nutrition: What Role Do Supplements Play?

July 31, 2015

Dr. Brian Nielsen presents up-to-date information on feeding the athletic horse and using nutritional supplements.... Read More

Once hay is baled, it’s taken from the field and stored in a dry place for sale or use throughout the year.


Why Should Hay Be Stored Away From Horses?

July 09, 2015

Alayne Blickle, with Horses for Clean Water, tells you how to protect your horses by storing hay at a safe distance. ... Read More


How to Protect Septic Systems and Wells from Horses

July 02, 2015

Horses for Clean Water's Alayne Blickle explains why you should keep horses off septic systems and away from wells.... Read More


The Ergot Alkaloid Enigma

June 30, 2015

Learn about ergovaline's stability in endophyte-infected tall fescue, which causes toxicosis in broodmares.... Read More


How Can Horse Owners Protect Waterways from their Animals?

June 25, 2015

Livestock can damage fragile waterways. Horses for Clean Water's Alayne Blickle shares how to keep horses off yours.... Read More


Developing Practical Pasture and Forage Diagnostic Tools

May 29, 2015

A University of Kentucky forage extension specialist talks about pasture testing with a focus on ergovaline levels... Read More


5 Things You Need to Know: Senior Horse Dental Care

August 28, 2014

Dr. Dominic Dawson explains common old horse dental issues and makes recommendations for care.... Read More


What's the Difference between PSSM Types 1 and 2?

June 26, 2014

Dr. Stephanie Valberg explains the differences between these two diseases that cause horses to tie up.... Read More


5 Things You Need to Know: Fescue Toxicosis

June 05, 2014

Dr. Cynthia Gaskill shares important things mare owners need to know about fescue toxicosis.... Read More


5 Things You Need to Know: Snake Bites and Horses

May 29, 2014

Learn from a critical-care veterinarian what you should do if you suspect a snake has bitten your horse.... Read More

Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom arrives early morning at Pimlico on May 21, 2011, at Pimlico Racecourse in Baltimore, Md.


How to Keep Horses Fresh when Traveling Internationally

May 02, 2014

Trainer Graham Motion explains what kept Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom at his best as he traveled. ... Read More


Feeding Upper-Level Event Horses

April 25, 2014

Four-star eventer Buck Davidson describes what goes into feeding these high-performance horses. ... Read More


Feeding the Sick Horse

October 31, 2013

Dr. Ginger Rich of Rich Equine Nutritional Consulting shares practices for feeding sick horses.... Read More


Why UPenn's Semi-Feral Herd Ponies Don't Founder

August 08, 2013

Seeing ponies graze on lush pastures, you'd expect some to founder. Dr. Sue McDonnell explains why they don't.... Read More


Do Joint Supplements Help Prevent and/or Treat Arthritis?

July 11, 2013

Dr. David Frisbie of Colorado State describes the effectiveness of equine joint supplements.... Read More


Exercise Physiology: Are Horses like Humans & Other Species?

June 19, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie shares what exercise physiology research in humans and dogs can tell us about our horses.... Read More

One of our trusty steeds during our first polo lesson.


Tying Up: A Breed-Specific Disease

May 27, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie of Oregon State University shares the horse breeds and diseases associated with tying up.... Read More


How To: Condition Your Horse for Summer Riding

May 24, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie shares how to get your horse into riding shape after a winter's rest.... Read More


Tying-Up Explained

May 21, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie describes the common causes of exertional rhabdomyolysis in horses.... Read More


Red Urine Risk After Tying Up Episode

May 17, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie of Oregon State University shares why red urine is a concern in horses that are tying up.... Read More


Rest is Recommended When a Horse Ties Up

May 15, 2013

Dr. Erica McKenzie answers a common question. Should a horse walk or rest when tying up?... Read More


Newborn to Maturity: Caring for the Growing Horse

May 14, 2013

Our experts will help keep you up-to-date with the latest recommendations for taking care of growing horses.... Read More

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