Here’s a great Q&A article from theHorse.com. Veterinarian Dr. Joyce Harman, DVM, MRCVS, offers her response to a question about asymmetrical muscle development and how it can relate to both movement and saddle fitting issues. And be sure to note her comments in the last paragraph, “So what can you do about this asymmetry?”!
My three horses, Kiona, Rainbow and Prince, just had their spring appointment with Veterinary Equine Dentist Dr. Richard Vetter, DVM. (His website is very informative, check it out!) About 10 years ago I learned something about the difference between a dental specialist versus a general practitioner vet doing dentistry (floating teeth). Ever since having my […]
Dr. Deb Bennett, Ph.D., author of several books including the wonderful series, Principles of Conformation Analysis, is also the founder of a great website, Equine Studies Institute. Check out especially the “Knowledge Base” area of the site. As described there, “This section of the ESI Website is intended to grow as readings are added yearly. […]
Here’s a link to a wonderful new blog from Horse Haven at Bear Creek, and specifically to Robyn’s post about gastric ulcers. As so often happens, we learn about health the hard way, through the lack of it, or dis-ease in some form. May Lily’s experience help others learn this lesson sooner and with greater […]