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How to Read Blood Work on the Race Horse

Tweet MUSCLE ENZYMES  CPK, LDH & SGOT / AST- Levels of specific enzymes help indicate the presence of muscle injury or disease, its severity and progression. Measured blood levels of enzymes, along with the observation of other clinical signs, such as lameness, pain or dark urine, help tell you whether, when and to what extent muscle damage has occurred. It is extremely important to consider whether any increased enzyme levels were measured before, during or after exercise; as well as whether any other stressful events may have contributed to results. High enzyme levels after hard work are not necessarily the voice of doom in predicting muscle damage. In some cases,

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Equine Vet Discusses Horse Supplements in General Horse Care

Tweet By Hugh Dillon Horse Supplements or Horse Sense? Anyone who owns, rides, or cares for equines should have a basic understanding of horse supplements. These supplements can benefit the health and physical appearance of any horse when used wisely. Horse supplements include a variety of vitamins, minerals and other essential nutrients that can be added to the animal’s regular diet. These supplemental agents are specifically designed to boost the health and vitality of a horse in much the same way that certain nutritional substances can benefit humans. Horses can be subjected to a variety of stressors. This stress can affect their immune systems and physical condition. Instead of maintaining

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Abarth 500 Cold Start with MPx TB, ATM HCI, BOV, MM ECM

Tweet Cold Start, stock exhaust. Related mods: •Ported Throttle Body •Ambient Thermal Management Holy Cowl Intake •Magnetti Marelli ECM Unit •Forge BOV / WGA Tone … 2/2/2012. Trap Bar Deadlift 500lbs x 1.

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Take Precautions against Equine Heat Stress

Tweet Summer means hot, humid weather in many parts of the country. Learn what steps to take to ensure your horses stay cool and comfortable when temperatures rise. News

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Glucosamine and Chondroitin For Arthritis

Tweet http://www.healthyjointcare.com Glucosamine and chondroitin are two of the most common supplements used in the treatment of arthritis. Arthritis has no cure,… Video Rating: 3 / 5

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Equine Lyme Disease: What You Need to Know

Tweet Learn how horses contract Lyme disease, what clinical signs to watch for, how to treat it, and more. News

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