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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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MUSCLE BUILDER SUPPLEMENTS FOR HORSES

Tweet http://www.MUSCLEGROWTHGUIDE.com MUSCLE BUILDER SUPPLEMENTS FOR HORSES. Video Rating: 0 / 5

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Breeders’ Cup to Employ National Medication Reforms

Tweet The Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be held for the first time under reforms included in the National Uniform Medication Program. News

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New Pineapple Resources Published at Pomology.org

Tweet Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) December 05, 2011 Pomology is the science and technology of cultivating and producing fruits. Within this discipline, the Fruit Cultivation Magazine Pomology.org provides a wide range of resources related to temperate, subtropical and tropical fruits. Worldwide commercial production of the tropical pineapple (Ananas comosus, Bromeliaceae) begun in Hawaii. Since then, pineapples have become the third most consumed fruit worldwide with most canned and fresh pineapples originating from Southeast Asia. The Pineapple section is part of the Fruit Crop Category of Pomology.org and currently contains 52 resources providing information about the numerous aspects of production of pineapples including cultivation, pests and diseases, harvest, postharvest, storage

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Are Supermarket Pet Foods Poisoning Our Pets?

Tweet Call for action on harmful preservatives in pet food! ** Continually feeding your cat pet meat runs the risk of exposing them to a thiamine (vitamin B1) d… Video Rating: 4 / 5 An indelible image of courage, one lone protester facing down a tank in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, June 1989. He would become known simply as ‘Tank Man’ or …

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