No Foot, No Fitness

There’s an old horseman’s saying, “No hoof, no horse.” This means if you don’t take care of your horse’s feet, he won’t be able to perform no matter how talented he may be. The same goes for humans, but how often do we really...

Does Acupuncture Work?

Recently my mare underwent a consultation with a trained veterinarian who now specializes in chiropractic treatment and acupuncture. The mare sustained a neck injury as a weanling and recently exhibited some behaviors which made me suspicious she was experiencing...

Life and Death Decisions Based on Medical Cost

If you’ve been following my blog posts, you know I’ve been battling a chronic respiratory disease in my horse very similar to asthma. The veterinary costs and medical treatments are exorbitant. To make matters worse, however, I recently filled the...