60-Second Science: Obesity Hurting Horses’ Health

America’s problem with obesity is well known. And more and more cats and dogs are also suffering from obesity. Now veterinarians have found that another favorite animal is in danger of serious health problems due to being just too fat: horses.

Natural Horse Network

I think Catherine Bird says it best in her book:”A Healthy Horse the Natural Way.” Traditional veterinary medicine and natural therapies are not mutually exclusive; both disciplines have boundless areas in which they can and do enhance each other. The use of Natural therapies is complementary and not meant to replace veterinary medicine.”

The Horse

The Horse magazine is concerned with all aspects of equine health, and it is written for hands-on horse owners, trainers, riders, breeders, and barn managers who want to know more about taking the best care of his or her horses.

EquiSearch

EquiSearch.com works closely with EQUUS, Dressage Today, Practical Horseman, Horse & Rider and Arabian Horse World to deliver the content horse owners care about: tips on riding and training, authoritative information on horse care, the latest horse sports and industry news, plus sweepstakes and active online forums.