Archive - March 2013

B-Kalm Paste 1.2 Oz Syringe

Stress describes a negative condition that can have an impact on one’s mental and physical well being, it is unclear as to what exactly defines stress and whether or not is a cause, an effect, or the process connecting the two. Horses, like people, suffer from stress and can become ill if they suffer too much of it. One should try to avoid or minimize the amount of stress our horses experience.
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Horse Respiratory Vaccines

Respiratory diseases can be costly for the horse owner/manager in many ways. Some respiratory diseases may cause abortion, and the expense of veterinary care associated with respiratory disease can be significant. Early detection of respiratory disease is important for successful treatment and to minimize days lost in training, racing, showing or poor performance, which often is the greatest cost. Read More

Your Pet’s Joint Health

What Is Canine Arthritis?

Arthritis is inflammation of the joints that is usually accompanied by pain. The most common form of arthritis in dogs is Osteoarthritis (OA), which is the wear and tear of joints. Osteoarthritis develops as a result to an aging pet. Canine arthritis can also be caused by Septic arthritis or bacterial arthritis, which is inflammation of a joint due to a bacterial or fungal infection. Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) can lead to inflammation of the joints and surrounding tissues. Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease, which means the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue. Another form of arthritis is called Gout Arthritis, which causes sudden and severe attacks of pain, tenderness, and swelling. 
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What is Duramune CvK?

DuramuneCVK is a vaccine commonly used for puppies between the ages of 9-12 weeks of age. This vaccine protects against the Canine Coronavirus which infects small puppies and is the leading viral cause of diarrhea in puppies worldwide. Canine Coronavirus is often confused with Canine Parvovirus which is fatal in puppies. Their symptoms are clinically indistinguishable and further testing would need to be done to decipher between the two infections.
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Su-Per Mag Pro (Mag Calm)

Magnesium plays a very important role in your horses’ body. It attaches to ATP in its muscles which can be used by the muscle cells. Without Magnesium, the ATP cannot be used and the muscles would not be able to generate energy to carry out any functions. It also plays a significant role in your horse’s blood. It works as an activator for many enzymes throughout the body which are necessary to work with the ATP.
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