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29
Jul

Barrel Racing Report gives you the goods

One of our favorite weekly publications is the Barrel Racing Report.  This no frills online PDF gets right to the results from the previous week’s barrel races.  “The Barrel Racing Report is a weekly e-newspaper delivered FREE via email every Tuesday. The Barrel Racing Report includes all the major barrel racing results, sales results, standings, breeding notes, upcoming events, and industry information in a short, easy to read newspaper style format,” is the claim in the website and we agree!  To sign up for your free addition, click here!

22
Jul

Equine ulcer treatment

Veterinarians who study ulcers say that nearly 90% of our horses have and suffer from gastrointestinal ulceration.  Some symptoms associated with gastrointestinal distress are: Read more »

18
Jul

How to find an equine acupuncturist

Acupuncture is recognized by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) as a “valid modality” for treating horses.  Acupuncture treatment consists of inserting fine, stainless steel needles into specific points of the body to prevent and treat disease. The procedure must be administered by a Read more »

5
Jul

Follow Up On Toxic Plants

One of our first blog posts (over 2 years ago!) was on The 10 Most Toxic Plants To Horses.  We wrote this after a client of Dr. Mark’s contacted him about treatment for her horse that had eaten Glechoma hederacea “creeping charlie.”  She also was very persistent with the USDA on the subject matter which initiated This Page on the USDA website.

Below is the original letter from our client Jennifer: Read more »

1
Jul

Essential Complete Vitamin and Mineral Supplement For Horses

It’s back by popular demand….But it’s even better with a NEW pelleted formula including alfalfa meal for increased palatability. 

Essential™ is a complete vitamin and mineral supplement formulated by Dr. DePaolo to address the fundamental nutritional requirements your horse needs to attain optimal health. It is filled with essential ingredients such as L-Lysine, Biotin, Sulfur, Methionine, Brewer’s Yeast, Cobalt, Organic Selenium, Zinc and Vitamins A, B, D & E. Read more »