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What Studies Say About Horse Asthma Supplements Like Omega-3

There have been numerous clinical studies that support the benefits of omega-3 supplementation in animals and humans alike. That includes a trial from Purdue University, which revealed a surprising relationship between omega-3 consumption and inflammatory airway disease in horses! Do Horses Get Asthma? Equine asthma syndrome (EAS) is an umbrella term that describes a variety

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Wellpride® Renewal at New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program

It is the nation’s oldest and largest racehorse adoption program. Since opening its haven doors in 1992, New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program has been a safety net for retired racehorses, having placed – to date — more than 7,000 racehorses (Thoroughbreds and Standardbreds) from more than 40 different racetracks into qualified homes. Since last summer,

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Wellpride Spooky Photo Contest

Love dressing up together with your four-legged best friend? If that’s you, get into the fun of the fall season by snapping a photo together with your horse, and sharing it on the Wellpride Facebook page! The best costumed horse and human will win one bottle of Wellpride (for the equine partner) and one bag

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Rider Health: Making Every Number Count

Athletes who compete in equestrian sports understand the importance of numbers. Whether it’s counting strides into a fence, the beats per minute after a cross country or endurance test, or earning a dressage score percentage, every number counts towards the best interests of their horse. But are American riders the best stewards of their own

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Using Omega-3s to Treat Laminitis in Horses

What Is Laminitis? Laminitis is one of the most devastating conditions for horses and horse owners alike. Painful inflammation starts in the “laminar interface” hoof tissues, which connect the coffin/pedal bone to the interior hoof wall. As laminitis develops, this attachment starts to wear away, causing the coffin bone to shift and point towards the

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