Archive for October 2018

What Do You Call A Horse…

What is a baby horse?  This is one of those great questions that flies around a lot because it’s so often confused! Here’s the true and definitive rundown of the main horse designations A baby horse of any gender from birth until it is one year old (or with some breeds like the Thoroughbred, until…

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Treating and controlling Strangles in horses – 4 Crucial Steps

When it comes to equine management, Strangles in horses is a tough one… Put most simply, it’s like the horse version of Strep throat – indeed the bacteria behind it is called *Streptococcus equi* – a relative of the thing that will cause them to send your kid home from school. If you have a…

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