It can be really tempting just to leave our horses rugged up at the moment… but you REALLY need to check up on what’s happening underneath on a regular basis – ideally, daily.
Is the rug rubbing?
Do they have early rain scald?
Are they gaining or losing weight?
Do they have any parasites (typically lice at this time of year)?
Are there any wounds hidden by rug and/or mud?
With the outbreaks of Equine Influenza in vaccinated horses across the UK during the last few weeks, we offer some tips and advice
Some horses suffer from a dust allergy – Equine Asthma (which used to be called COPD, RAO, or “Heaves”)
Did you know that 90% of colics are “medical” ie caused by a malfunction of the gut that doesn’t need surgery to fix?