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Ontario Animal Health Network Update

June 2, 2017:

Have you ever wondered about the importance of vitamin E to your horse or ways in which your vet diagnoses skin disease? These are topics in this edition of the Ontario Animal Health Network Equine report....read on

Youngsters Tackling Equine Hydration

May 30, 2017:

Even to this day, horsepeople with decades of experience in the industry are still challenged to ensure that their horses are kept adequately hydrated. That’s why it is remarkable that a group of eight youngsters from west of Toronto may have just come up with a comprehensive solution to the tricky problem of simultaneously hydrating multiple equine and individually monitoring each of the horses' hydration levels....read on

Spread The Word Not The Germs

May 17, 2017:

In 2013, a devastating outbreak of Equine Herpes Virus One caused four confirmed cases in Thoroughbred and Standardbred horses and three confirmed deaths. The development reinforced Equine Guelph's sense that the Ontario horse racing industry – one filled with high-value animals and frequent movement – was in need of further education on biosecurity and infectious disease prevention....read on

Reduce Your Risk Of Spring Colic

April 6, 2017:

Spring is the epitome of change. It is common knowledge that the horses gut does not cope well with quick change....read on

Equine Medicine Career Event Details

April 4, 2017:

Dr. Patty Hogan will host a career exploration event for 14 to 18-year-olds that are considering equine veterinary and horse health careers on Saturday, June 24, at Hogan Equine Clinic, on the grounds of Fair Winds Farm in Cream Ridge, NJ....read on

E. coli, Water Testing & Horses

March 23, 2017:

When people hear “E. coli” thoughts may drift to reports of waterborne illness such as the tragic Walkerton outbreak of 2000...read on

Know More About Biosecurity

March 14, 2017:

Spring consists of more than just cleaning. There is much to do, planning ahead to maximize time spent with your horse and working towards your goals for the impending sunny months. Regardless of riding discipline; everyone wants their equine partner to be healthy and performing at its best....read on

Ontario Animal Health Network Update

March 2, 2017:

Do you own a broodmare? For the novice owner, find out information about getting your mare ready for breeding and, for all broodmare owners, what you should be aware of regarding some infectious diseases that may affect your mare during pregnancy....read on

Do You Know The Code?

February 22, 2017:

Many of the students who had not heard of the new Equine Code of Practice are quickly realizing its value in assessing their horse's management....read on

EHV-1 Confirmed In Ontario

February 16, 2017:

The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) has been notified of two confirmed cases of Equine Herpes Myeloencephalopathy (EHM), caused by equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1)....read on

Stay Mindful Of EHV-1 Signs

February 15, 2017:

It’s that time of year again when horses are returning home from racing, training and competition grounds south of the border....read on

New Equine Hospital Opening Soon

February 14, 2017:

As Dr. Timm Gudehus contends with the flurry of activity surrounding the Centaur Equine Specialty Hospital in Shelbyville, Ind., which opens its doors for business on February 20, he does so with a tremendous amount of anticipation and a level of excitement that may only rival capturing a classic race....read on

Join ‘The Herd’ At The Horse Portal

February 14, 2017:

Give your horse the best Valentine's Day gift by being the greatest champion for equine welfare that you can be....read on

Blanketing Decisions: Going Under Cover

February 1, 2017:

Equine Guelph has partnered with internationally renowned blanket manufacturer, Bucas of Ireland and is pleased to announce the launch of the 'ThermoRegulator Healthcare Tool.’...read on

A Breath Of Fresh Air

January 31, 2017:

If you’ve spent any significant time with racehorses, you’ve spent time thinking about their breathing and the challenges they sometimes face...read on / continuer à lire


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