Rescue Horse Care

Is Your Horse Bothered By Bots?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24th, 2018 Horsemen’s Laboratory, John Byrd D.V.M. Tel: 217-586-2004 Photos are available on request. Media Contact: Tel 607-434-4470 By Nikki Alvin-Smith If your horse is bothered by bots you will most likely see small yellow, white or grey specks on your horse’s coat. These are eggs […]

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Has Your Horse Been Exposed to a Parasite that Causes EPM?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts:Abby StrawderSenior Public Relations Manager, Sullivan Higdon & [email protected] BixlerBoehringer Ingelheim Animal Health – U.S. [email protected] Be aware of the signs of this debilitating neurological disease When it comes to the neurological disease Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM), the sooner a diagnosis is made and treatment can […]

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Feeding Weanlings for Growth, Health and Soundness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Susan Libby, [email protected] The two life stages that have the most intensive nutritional needs are mares in early lactation and weanlings. Their requirements per pound of body weight are the highest.Nutrient dense diets are those that have high levels of protein/amino acids and minerals per calorie. […]

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Where Would We Be Without Horses? Volunteers Speak Out!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 22, 2018 View this release online Contact: Lynn Coakley [email protected]  203-259-1550 “Knowing that I helped someone heal is the greatest feeling,” said Brittany Williams, a volunteer at StableStrides in Elbert, CO. Williams is one of five volunteers to receive Ariat boots as part of the EQUUS […]

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Why Do Horses Eat Dirt?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 10/17/18 Contact: Dr. Amy M Gill 859-229-2447 One of the most frequently asked question from my clients is “Why does my horse want to eat dirt? Is she missing something in her diet?” Well, the question can be answered several ways, as there is not one particular […]

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You Can Lead a Horse to Water

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact [email protected] Encouraging Your Horse to Drink By Jennifer Roberts Typically, if you provide your horse with adequate amounts of fresh, clean water, your horse will drink enough to satisfy their hydration needs. But what do you when your horse decides that they are […]

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Elisa Wallace and Reloaded are Crowned America's Most Wanted Thoroughbred

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2018 Erin Harty (410) 279-0962 [email protected] Images available on request. Several times, Elisa Wallace has come tantalizingly close to winning the top prize at the $100,000 Thoroughbred Makeover, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America, but things have never quite gone her way in the Finale. […]