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Horse Health Matters!
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A hoof abscess is a localized bacterial infection in the sensitive structure of the hoof.
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WOTD: Keratin - The tough, insoluble protein substance that is the chief structural constituent of hair, and hooves.
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TOTD: Look at the frog structure of your horse's hoof. If it points to the right or left, your horse may require a hoof trim.
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Little known fact: The cecum in a horse has both its entrance and its exit at the top.
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This is especially applicable to the West right now with so many fires raging.
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The horse's parasites have evolved beyond the pharmaceutical battleground of the 60's, and horse owners must do the same.
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Horses change lives, give young people confidence, self-esteem, provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls, give us hope.
~ Toni Robinson
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TOTD:  Turned-out horses risk physical injury, isolated horses risk mental injury. For overall horse welfare, prefer the former and avoid the later.
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Heart rate is the most reliable indicator of your horse's condition when used before, during, and after exercise.
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Strength, power, and endurance are the three major components of any athletic goal.
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