These factsheets will help you understand your horse’s health. From colic to laminitis, our factsheets are here to help.
Basic equine first aidRead our basic first aid tips so you’re prepared in an emergency. Colic prevention and managementThis factsheet will help you identify the symptoms and causes of colic. Common ailmentsLearn about the common health problems affecting horses and what to look out for. EuthanasiaMaking the decision to say goodbye to a much-loved horse can be extremely tough. This factsheet will talk you through the process of euthanasia and what your options are. Exercise and ongoing trainingUnderstand the different ways in which you can exercise and train your horse. LaminitisUnderstand laminitis, what causes it and how you can treat it. Obesity prevention and managementObesity in horses is a growing problem and this factsheet will help you manage your horse’s weight. Routine healthcare for horsesLearn more about how you can help keep your horse healthy. Vaccinations and disease control Find out what routine vaccinations your horse needs and what you can do to prevent diseases spreading. Worm control and pasture management Worms can be extremely harmful to horses and prevention is better than cure, as this factsheet explains.