In Arkansas, an equine health care management plan is vital to maximize the health and performance of your horse. It is important to contact your horse health clinician to determine if additional vaccinations, parasite control, hoof care protocols and other measures are required for your particular area.
Horse health care in Arkansas should mean keeping hooves healthy. Laminitis is a damaging hoof disease that can affect any horse.If a horse starts to gain weight and/or become a little tender-footed, it's time to contact your farrier or veterinarian. Prevention and limiting progression of the disease is key.