Monthly News Archives: July 2019

NR Brown Farrier team member filing horses hoof

Weight gain more than doubles the risk of laminitis in horses and ponies

Press release from the Royal Veterinary College Horses and ponies that gain weight are more than twice as likely to develop laminitis than if they lose or maintain their weight, new research has found.  Carried out by the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), the Animal Health Trust (AHT) and Rossdales Equine Hospital, the study also revealed that the groups… Read more >