when is it too hot to ride a horse

When is it Too Hot to Ride a Horse? 

Determining when it’s too hot to ride a horse depends on several factors, including temperature, humidity, the horse’s fitness level and the intensity and duration of the ride. Much like us, horses are susceptible to heat stress. Riding in excessively hot and humid conditions can pose health risks to both the horse and the rider.   […]

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heat stress in horses

How to Prevent Heat Stress in Horses 

Heat Stress in Horses Summer is still months away, but Mother Nature doesn’t know that. The temperatures are already climbing, and just like humans don’t enjoy heat and humidity, your equine companion also has a certain threshold for heat.   Horses have a natural ability to handle extreme temperatures when kept within the upper and lower […]

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Horse Inflammation Treatment Options 

Horse Inflammation Treatment Options are Varied 

Horse inflammation treatment typically involves a combination of management strategies, veterinary care and supportive therapies tailored to the underlying cause and severity of the inflammation. Here are some common approaches used to treat inflammation in horses:  Horse Inflammation Treatment Options  1. Identify and Address the Underlying Cause  The first step in treating inflammation in horses […]

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A Guide to Inflammation in Horses 

A Guide to Inflammation in Horses 

Inflammation in horses can arise from a variety of causes, ranging from acute injuries and infections to chronic diseases and environmental factors. Proper veterinary care, management practices and preventive measures are essential for identifying and addressing the underlying causes of inflammation and promoting the health and well-being of horses.  Taking proactive measures in management is […]

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