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Seventy years of racing history may make way for new lab - Inside Bay Area

Seventy years of racing history may make way for new labInside Bay AreaGolden Gate has 350 full- and part-time workers and another 500 to 600 workers employed in the barn areas who care for close to 1200 horses.
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How to Buy a Horse | Horse Articles

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Additional Articles From 'Basic Horse Care' ... New Sister Facility in Trinity November 15th, 2011 admin Due to a generous donation from the Horse Foundation we are opening a new horse sister facility in Trinity Texas.
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40% Of Horses Injured Each Year According To Survey - Equine World UK

VetSurgeon.org (subscription) (blog)40% Of Horses Injured Each Year According To SurveyEquine World UK"This Horse Trust-funded research shows that horses get injured relatively frequently - much more often than you would expect," said Rosie.
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Horse Feeding

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So even for me it's an ongoing subject to research. Then there is the added ...
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FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Cushing's Disease in Horses ...

FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Cushing's Disease in Horses ... | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Cushing's Disease in Horses November 17, 2011. The Food and Drug Administration announced today the approval of Prascend (pergolide mesylate) for the control of clinical signs ...
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Horse Supplements And The Advantages Of Vitamin A | New Blog Tips

It's also believed that horses need forty five IU/kg BW for growth and 60 IU/kg BW for female horses for breeding, gestation and for lactation. Therefore care needs to be taken to see that a horse gets an adequate supply of minerals and ...
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Daily Kos: Water Cooler - New DNA Evidence Shows Cave ...

Daily Kos: Water Cooler - New DNA Evidence Shows Cave ... | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
This research in horses is aided by the fact that horses make a lot of, well horse crap, and that volume has led to a good amount of fossilized horse dung for the team to extract DNA from to study. From the New York Times ...
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Trail Survival Guide - HorseChannel.com

Trail Survival Guide - HorseChannel.com | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
HorseChannel.comTrail Survival GuideHorseChannel.comA deer runs across the trail and startles some of the horses in your group. One horse bucks and throws his rider. What do you do? First and foremost, make sure that the fallen rider is OK.
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After the Breeders' Cup, Fitting Finales - NYTimes.com

After the Breeders' Cup, Fitting Finales - NYTimes.com | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
These blue-chip equines will move on to comparative lives of leisure involving the best in daily care in the most magnificent horse barns in the world and turn-out in spacious grass paddocks at some of the finest thoroughbred breeding farms in...
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How to Handle Rider Emergencies at the Barn - HorseChannel.com

How to Handle Rider Emergencies at the Barn - HorseChannel.com | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
HorseChannel.comHow to Handle Rider Emergencies at the BarnHorseChannel.comIf someone is obviously injured after being thrown or falling off a horse, call 911 immediately. The dispatcher who answers can talk you through what to do until help arrives.
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Animal Chiropractic – History, Adjustment Techniques, Tools ...

Animal Chiropractic – History, Adjustment Techniques, Tools ... | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
Since I am a small animal veterinarian I just do chiropractic care on small animals. Most people I know prefer to work on one species; most equine animal adjustors prefer to work on horses, but will adjust dogs.
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Tips To Basic Horse Care | Home and Garden Resources

Horses need best particular attention as well as attention. A great deal of time is required to take good care of the horse. Nonetheless, being a first time owner of a new horse can be a valuable encounter you will never fail to ...
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17 Nov Orthopeadic Dilemmas

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Online, live, interactive, specialist equine CPD training lectures and seminars providing practical advice for vets in practice with Dr Ian Wright: An anatomical tour of the most common appendicular fractures how diagnosis affects acute management...
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Does your horse want Horse Dietary supplements?

He'll try to sprinkle the horse vitamin with different types of supplements, herbs, minerals and different nutrients. But the owner should pay attention to the fact that each horse is able to run rather efficiently on its basic meals, ...
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HORSE TIPS For the WINTER - Performance Equine Vets

Performance Equine Vets - Aiken's Premier Equine Veterinary Cinic · Home · About · Breeding Shed · Cryogenic Lab · Exam Room · Hospital · Laboratory · Neonatal Unit · Our Facility · The Staff · Dr Sabrina Jacobs · Clients ...
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Horse Supplements Plus Ascorbic Acid In Horses | Dzynit

Bad, draughty stables reduce blood amounts to an amount that supplements should be offered to horses kept within these conditions during winter months. There are no known medical ailments in mounts which call for supplementary vitamin ...
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Vets, Horse Care and Your Rights As A Consumer | MyHorse Daily ...

Vets, Horse Care and Your Rights As A Consumer | MyHorse Daily ... | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
It's amazing how spoiled you become in areas like this, especially when it comes to horse care and equine vets. Where I live now there are only a couple of tack stores within reasonable driving distance, and they're not well-stocked.
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Fighting Against Founder And Horse Supplements | New Blog Tips

Horse Supplements are good for your mount. Humane organizations that take care of big animals often investigate cases of mounts and ponies struggling with untreated chronic laminitis or founder. Laminitis is really a painful problem.
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Equestrian Travel Association Announces New Advisory Board For ...

Featuring a broad mix of professionals from many walks of life – from horse care, instructor training, professional and therapeutic riding to customer service, supplier relations, international travel, PR and marketing – these ...
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Horse Diseases - The Top Two Most Common - Complete Horse Care

Horse Diseases - The Top Two Most Common - Complete Horse Care | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
Horse Diseases – Tetanus. Tetanus is bacteria that get into the body through a wound or even through the umbilical cord stump in a new foal. Symptoms of Tetanus include early signs of colic as well as stiffness.
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Ann Dixon's curator insight, February 20, 2014 10:56 AM

Tetanus is an incredibly serious condition. All horses with wounds are at risk especially if they are not vaccinated routinely. Be aware that the foals ,now arriving, can also succumb to tetanus through their umbilical cords. Take care with your horses health, take action if necessary.

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In which Endurance 101 addresses tack needs for the horses

In which Endurance 101 addresses tack needs for the horses | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
If you don't notice the contortions for a long time, he may eventually show up as “lame”, which is just a visible symptom of a need for extensive work and chiropractic treatment to move his body back into alignment again.
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MyHorse Daily Releases a Free Guide from Top Clinician Clinton Anderson on ... - PR.com (press release)

MyHorse Daily Releases a Free Guide from Top Clinician Clinton Anderson on ... - PR.com (press release) | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
MyHorse Daily Releases a Free Guide from Top Clinician Clinton Anderson on ...PR.com (press release)Boulder, CO, November 09, 2011 --(PR.com)-- MyHorse Daily, a new online community featuring daily articles from industry experts, how-to videos and...
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NCVMA: Equine Emergency Kits – Cape Fear Critters - Wilmington ...

NCVMA: Equine Emergency Kits – Cape Fear Critters - Wilmington ... | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
Horses have gained a reputation as injury-prone animals. There is some truth in the saying, “From the moment horses are born, they spend their entire lives trying to kill themselves.” While they are obviously not actively trying ...
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Tips To Basic Horse Care

Nevertheless, being a first-time owner of a new horse can be a worthwhile encounter you'll never fail to remember. You will understand a lot of things. Horse care might be a significant task to consider, however when you take ...
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The Horse | Penetrating Injuries in Horse Hooves | Natural Horsemanship Training (NHS)

The Horse | Penetrating Injuries in Horse Hooves | Natural Horsemanship Training (NHS) | Horse Health and Care | Scoop.it
When it comes to penetrating hoof injuries, early, aggressive treatment is key to a favorable outcome.... ...
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