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Category: Racing Horse Health

The Most Common Horse Racing Injuries

The Most Common Horse Racing Injuries Injuries are one of the most common side effects of racehorse training and competition and even retired race horses are at higher risk for these injuries than horses that have never competed professionally. A study conducted by the United States Department of Agriculture in 2005 found that injuries are […]

Common Diseases Found In Race Horses

Common Diseases Found In Race Horses Racehorses, despite their breeding, accommodation, diet, and top-tier medical assistance, are still biological organisms, and as such, can still contract a number of diseases that can instantly put an end to their career. These are diseases that have plagued horses for thousands of years, and include diseases that are […]

Horse Health Problems

Horse Illnesses And Problems Common Across All Breeds Whether you’re a horse trainer, riding enthusiast, or simply keep a horse as a family pet, keeping your animal healthy should be one of your top priorities. While there are certain ailments that affect certain breeds in particular, there are others that are fairly common across most […]

Reasons Why More Horses Are Running Bare Foot

Racehorses and Racing Plates Since time memorial, all racehorses have run with either a full set of shoes or in a few cases only a front set. The shoes began as heavy iron plates, the same as could be found on working horses of the same period. Over time however, racing plates have become lighter […]

Top Tips For Taking Care Of Your Horse

Top Tips On Caring For Your Horse So whether you are getting a horse for your little darling kiddie or you are getting a horse because you are the little darling and deserve it, you should know the basics of caring for the horse of your dreams! Health Care: Horses can and will get sick, […]

10 Signs of a Healthy Horse

The 10 Signs of a Healthy Horse  There is nothing more frightening than the thought of your horse being sick or in pain. It’s for this very reason that we advise all horse owners to be aware of the signs of a healthy horse and to know what to look out for in case of […]