Horse Care

Welcome to the home of Horse & Hound’s horse care content online. This section of the website includes expert veterinary advice, general horse care tips, advice on feeding your horse, plus tips for buying and selling and the latest breeding news and advice.

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Understanding shipping fever in horses

As horses travel greater distances, both internationally and at home, owners need to be aware of the potential risks associated with travelling long distances

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Equine hydrotherapy: what are the benefits? *H&H VIP*

The healing properties of water have long been recognised, but how does hydrotherapy relieve pain and promote physical fitness? David Rowlands MRCVS looks at the science behind a good soaking