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114. Medical Grade Honey for Wounds

The healing property of honey was discovered centuries ago for treatment of burns and a broad spectrum of injuries, especially...
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113. Megaesophagus in Foals and Young Horses

While megaesophagus is rare in horses, it appears be more common in Friesian horses compared to other breeds. Utrecht University...
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112. Winter Water Consumption & Impaction Colic

While there are several different types of colic, impaction colic is the type most often seen during winter months. Decreased...
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111. Distichiasis Update

Exciting news!! The genetic variant associated with distichiasis in the Friesian horse was recently identified by the UC Davis Veterinary...
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110. Salt – An Ounce of Colic Prevention

Proper electrolyte levels are crucial to a number of essential functions in the horse’s body, to include regulating the smooth...
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