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Bloodstock
Hands On: New light on fatal muscle disease
Irish Field Contributor
Michael Sadlier reports on discovery of tree link: Recent discovery of likely cause of baffling fatal muscle disease Atypical MyogloBinuria
14 August 2018 Horse management
Hands On: Windgalls or windpuffs
Liz O’Flynn explains this condition - are they a serious cause for concern?
14 August 2018 Horse management
Hands On: Treatment of Windgalls
Last week Liz O’Flynn discussed the causes, signs and the appearance of the different types of windgalls in horses. Liz concludes the piece today with information on the treatment of windgalls
HANDS ON: Rhodococcus Equi in foals
Susan Salter advises on the signs and treatment of this often fatal condition
19 May 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Equine First Aid tips
The Blue Cross charity issues essential First Aid tips for horse owners
12 May 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Field First Aid for fractures
Karen Dunne advises on the first steps to take in this emergency situation
HANDS ON: Dummy Foal syndrome
Sunita Jeawon explains Perinatal Asphyxia in foals, more commonly known as Dummy Foal syndrome
21 April 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Strangles vaccine available again
Joanne Cregg advises on the signs and control of the dreaded Strangles
14 April 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Assessing fitness in horses
Lisa Katz discusses the physiological adaptions of equine athletes to training
2 April 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Dealing with a hoof abscess
Wicklow veterinary surgeon Denis Doyle discusses this common problem in horses
17 March 2017 Horse management
HANDS ON: Copper deficiency in horses
Veterinary surgeon Denis Doyle advises on this common condition that can occur in horses and young stock
3 March 2017 Royal Ascot
HANDS ON: Keeping on top of Redworms
Peadar O'Scanaill issues a timely reminder to horse owners over parasite control
24 February 2017 Horse management