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A First Time for Everything

Regardless of how long you've been working with horses, you've never seen or done it all. And in my experiences, it's been senior horses who've reminded me of this most frequently....

Senior Horse Health Concerns

This week's poll on TheHorse.com asks readers about senior horse health problems. What health conditions are you most concerned about?...

Any Questions?

Someone once said, "The stupidest question is the question that has not been asked." Although some questions I pose fall into the "stupid" category, if you don't know something, asking is the only way you'll learn....

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....

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.