Old Horses: Better With Age

September 2012 - Posts

All Choked Up

When the majority of your equine charges are seniors slowly declining in health, dealing with some emergencies means dealing with life and death situations. One of the scariest of those I dealt with was choke.... Read More

This Bud's for You

An unplanned detour on the way home from Nebraska turned into a learning experience about the Budweiser Clydesdales and how they spend their retirement.... Read More

Equine Eye Education

Last week I was up to my eyeballs in, well, eyeballs. I spent the week learning about the equine eye and related disorders, and learned about a few disorders specific to aging equids.... Read More

About This Blog

Horses are living longer than ever, but with age and experience come health problems, new management concerns, and an odd behavior here and there. Discuss the ins and outs of every day old horse care and concerns with senior horse owner and News Editor Erica Larson.