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Selecting an Equine Dentist

Selecting an Equine Dentist

A comprehensive preventive health care program for horses includes regular dentistry. With the number of available equine dentists, it may be a confusing task to determine who to hire for this work.... more »

Oct 19, 2014 by in Equine Health

What Is Your Brand?

What Is Your Brand?

When you think of brands, you think of the big guys, such as Coca-Cola, Nike, AT&T or NBC. When you think of a brand, something specific comes to mind. Perhaps you love Coke, or your first thought... more »

Oct 18, 2014 by in Stable Management

The Significance of Mycotoxins to Horses

The Significance of Mycotoxins to Horses

Mycotoxins are toxic metabolites produced by molds (fungi). Our understanding of the economic significance of feed-borne mycotoxins has often paralleled advances in analytical methodology used for... more »

Oct 17, 2014 by in Equine Health

Tips on Cleaning Up Your Tack

Tips on Cleaning Up Your Tack

Tack cleaning may not be fun, but it is essential to keeping your equipment safe and durable. Here are some tips. more »

Oct 16, 2014 by in Grooming/Tack

Use Personal Commercials To Help You Tell Your Story

Use Personal Commercials To Help You Tell Your Story

If you have a few empty stalls at your facility, or you are thinking about boarding a few horses on your farm to help pay the bills, you must be prepared to "sell" yourself to potential new clients. For that, you need your own "personal commercial." more »

Oct 15, 2014 by in Stable Management

Equine Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Caused by a Protozoal Parasite

Equine Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Caused by a Protozoal Parasite

Leishmaniasis is a zoonotic disease caused by the obligate intracellular protozoal parasite of the genus Leishmania. There are more than 30 known species of Leishmania that vary with... more »

Oct 14, 2014 by in Equine Health

Parental Waiver Pitfalls

Parental Waiver Pitfalls

Minors, those individuals under the age of 18 in most states, lack the legal capacity to enter into a binding contract. As a result, conventional wisdom when dealing with a minor is to require a... more »

Oct 12, 2014 by in Stable Management

Selecting a Farrier

Selecting a Farrier

“No foot, no horse” has a basis in fact. For your horse to perform to potential on sound feet, you’ll want to employ the services of a capable farrier to keep your horse’s hooves in excellent condition... more »

Oct 11, 2014 by in Equine Health

Awareness Training for Large Animal Rescue

Awareness Training for Large Animal Rescue

Last month, Equine Guelph kicked off its series of emergency response rescue courses with a reception attended by over 50 key stakeholders, including a lecture by special guest, Dr. Rebecca... more »

Oct 10, 2014 by in Equine Health

100 Day Horse Challenge “Best Practices” Contest Winners Announced

100 Day Horse Challenge “Best Practices” Contest Winners Announced

As part of the 100 Day Horse Challenge, the American Horse Council's Marketing Alliance introduced a "Best Practices" Contest, giving entrants a platform and cash incentives to share... more »

Oct 09, 2014 by in Stable Management

Preparing Your Older Horse for Winter

Preparing Your Older Horse for Winter

Fall is here. The leaves are changing colors. It is time to prepare your barn and your aging equine for winter. There are several major considerations when preparing your older horse for winter... more »

Oct 08, 2014 by in Equine Health

Research Shows Women Face Dishonesty During Negotiations More Often Than Men

Research Shows Women Face Dishonesty During Negotiations More Often Than Men

In a study to be published in Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, researchers found that women are usually at a disadvantage during negotiations. "We found that men... more »

Oct 07, 2014 by in Stable Management

Michigan Has Hay Buyers and Sellers List Available

Michigan Has Hay Buyers and Sellers List Available

For more than 21 years, the Michigan Hay Sellers List has been bringing buyers and sellers of hay together. Much of Michigan received ample rainfall in the growing season of 2014 and hay yields rebounded... more »

Oct 06, 2014 by in Feed/Supplements

Selecting an Equine Veterinarian

Selecting an Equine Veterinarian

The saying “healthy as a horse” doesn’t always hold true when it comes to an equine athlete. There are often musculoskeletal and medical issues that need to be addressed to keep your horse in tip-top shape... more »

Oct 04, 2014 by in Equine Health

Anticoagulant Rodenticide Use Around Horses

Anticoagulant Rodenticide Use Around Horses

Many horse owners do not realize that baits used to kill mice, rats and small rodents are also poisonous to horses and other mammals. more »

Oct 03, 2014 by in Barns/Grounds

 


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