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Don’t leave your dog in a hot car

What may feel like a nice spring or summer day outside can make your car heat up very quickly.  Did you know that 70° outside is actually too hot to leave your dog inside a car?  Read more »


Another Horse Hair Analysis Success Story!

We recently did a Horse Hair Analysis test on a barrel horse from Colorado who was suffering from respiratory problems.   She also had some issues with non-sweating.  Her owner had this to say: Read more »


Disaster preparedness for your pet

In the wake of the Oklahoma tornado, we wanted to share a previous blog post again about disaster preparedness.  Below are some tips for before, during and after a natural disaster.  Before nature strikes, make sure you are prepared for both you and your pet.

Pet’s First Aid Kit: Read more »


Vaccine reactions in horses

There are many risks to vaccinating or over-vaccinating your horse.  To start, the body does not naturally purge heavy metals like mercury and aluminum – thus they continue to accumulate over a horse’s lifetime. Once these heavy metals accrue to relatively low levels, serious illness can occur, including: Read more »


Barrel Racer Jordon Briggs endorses Horse Hair Analysis

We are so excited to have NFR Qualifier and BFA World Champion barrel racer Jordon Briggs on our team!  Barrel racing has been in her blood from birth mother is famed barrel champion Kristie Peterson. Read more »


We’re very sorry….

That we haven’t posted in a while!  We are very busy at DePaolo Equine Concepts these days and we have taken a short break from posting on the blog to concentrate on the new exiting things that are in the works.  Stay tuned for more information in the next few weeks about new projects, products and people at DEC.  It’s going to be a great second 1/2 of 2013!