Hello everyone, August 2019 We very often get a call to the clinic saying “there is something wrong with my horse’s eye”….
Hello horsey owners, Aug 2019 A question I get asked a lot… is my horse too thin? Why can’t I get weight…
SarcoidsHorses, Interesting Articles
Today we have a look at Sarcoids.
Equine Herpes Virus (EHV)Horses
EHV is a bad news virus to have on your farm if you are breeding with horses. There are 8 serotypes of…
Poisonous plants for horses #2 : DaturaHorses
This week we look at another plant that is poisonous to horses. Datura stramonium and Datura ferox. They occur throughout South Africa…
Poisonous plants for horses #1 : SenecioHorses
Horses do not commonly eat poisonous plants. However, sometimes the bales of hay that we feed our horses may be contaminated by…
Tetanus in horsesHorses
This week we take a little break from poisonous plants to look at a disease that horses are véry susceptible to. Tetanus….
Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (Stomach ulcers)Horses
Hello horsey people!! Today’s topic is Stomach Ulcers in horses. Yes. Horses get them too…and for much the same reasons as people…
What to put in your horsey First Aid BoxHorses
Hi everyone! Horse emergencies are part of being a horse owner, it is bound to happen at some stage! And when it…