Vaccinations not only protect that one horse from potentially serious infections, but also help minimize the spread therefore protecting the other animals in the facility. Our Ocala vets share some key information about vaccinations for horses and offer a basic vaccine schedule as a guide.
Equine Health & Wellness Tips
If you are planning on breeding your horse but the ideal stallion is located a distance away, artificial inseminations may be an option that fits your situation. Our Ocala vets share some benefits of equine artificial insemination and things you should know before going forward with this choice.
When your horse starts to act differently, you may be concerned something serious is going on. Equine colic is common in horses and is treatable if you know what to look for. Here, our Ocala vets explain equine colic, its causes and symptoms, and how to prevent and treat it.
Parasites can affect horses just like any other animal, so it's important to prioritize deworming to ensure their well-being. Our Ocala vets provide these valuable insights on horse deworming, including the ideal timing for treatment and strategies to reduce the risk of worm infections.
If your horse has recently experienced an injury or you would like to reduce the risk of serious soft tissue and tendon injuries then you may want to consider non-invasive cold therapy. Our Ocala vets share some benefits of equine cold therapy and how it can help your horse heal after acute injuries.
When it comes to alternative therapies for animals, veterinary acupuncture has gained significant popularity. While some misconceptions surround this ancient practice, it has proven to be a fascinating and beneficial treatment option, particularly for horses.
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