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Cushing’s Disease in Horses aka PPID

Cushing’s Disease in Horses aka PPID

Posted by Marijke van de Water on 2018 Sep 22nd

Why is it an Equine Epidemic?Cushing’s disease is now known as PPID or Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction. Although I don’t much care for this new term because it implies that it is a pituitary d … read more
Insulin Resistance in Horses - Signs, Symptoms and Solutions

Insulin Resistance in Horses - Signs, Symptoms and Solutions

Posted by Marijke van de Water on 2018 Jul 23rd

So many of our horses are struggling with weight gain, easy-keeping, and lack of exercise, all of which results in Insulin Resistance (IR). IR causes a variety of different symptoms and is mostly caus … read more
The Do’s & Don’ts of Treating Laminitis

The Do’s & Don’ts of Treating Laminitis

Posted by Marijke van de Water on 2018 Jul 16th

The epidemic of laminitis within the horse community is staggering. It is the second leading cause of death in the domestic horse today and we believe it should be the last. So, to get you started on … read more