Coconut and onion could be natural horse dewormers

Coconut and onion could be natural horse dewormers

One of the challenges for horse management is control of worm burden. Of course, worm burden in horses isn’t bad when under control. But, all sorts of health problems can result from heavy worm burdens. Unfortunatley, many of the commonly used dewormers either have or are starting to lose their efficacy. Researchers in Germany reviews […]

Survey sheds light on Shivers in horses

Survey sheds light on Shivers in horses

Shivering in horses isn’t about a reaction to cold – it’s a relatively rare movement disorder of horses that’s not well understood. The University of Minnesota’s Equine Center has an excellent overview of what is known about Shivers. The condition typically affects draft horses, but can be seen in lighter horses like Warmbloods. Horses with […]