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Ragwort 2 Expert’s advise on ragwort, sugar in grass and hi-viz

This week we answer your questions on ragwort, sugar in grass and hi-viz   Q: I keep seeing a lar...

200362589-001 Hay or haylage? Find out about feed options

This summer has been a wash out, affecting riders and farmers alike and once again some horse owners...

horse eye 2 Uveitis and coping with your horse losing an eye

Last year was an emotional rollercoaster of heartache, hope and unhappiness for Stephanie Scott from...

MU_6_EQ_MARK_YOUNGS_2012.jpg Questions answered on dentistry, apprenticeships and treating gastric ulcers

This month we seek good advice on dentistry and apprenticeships and find out more about treating gas...

Saddle on horse Experts advice sudden flush of grass, gastric ulcers and legal issues

This month our experts provide advice on diagnosing gastric ulcers, managing the sudden flush of gra...

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Experts help: Overcoming nerves and physiotherapy | Equestrian Disciplines

We have a team of experts on hand to answer your burning questions. Whether you need help with your horse’s behaviour, are worried about health,...

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Sweet Itch and other equine allergies investigated | Vets & Healthcare

By the far the most common skin allergy in horses, sweet itch is a summer complaint that causes misery to around four percent of the...

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Kirstie Johnston’s role with Cairo Farrier: Improving hooves and welfare | Interviews

Vanessa Britton goes head to head with Kirstie Johnston to find out about her role with Cairo Farrier, a fledgling charity working hard to improve...

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The facts about Strangles | Vets & Healthcare

As an outbreak of strangles has hit Poplar Park in Suffolk, EQ Life asked Alex Buist BVSc MRCVS, equine vet at Ryder-Davies and Partners based...

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Q&A – Artificial insemination, acupuncture and pulling when tied up | Vets & Healthcare

We have a team of experts on hand to answer your burning questions. Whether you need help with your horse’s behaviour, are worried about health,...

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