Tag: Laminitis

Horse owners urged to join long-term laminitis study

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Horse owners urged to join long-term laminitis study

British equines – with and without laminitis – to be followed for two years.

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Owner’s pledge prompts $150K for laminitis research

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
Owner’s pledge prompts $150K for laminitis research

Challenge made to research foundation in memory of winning racehorse who could not be saved.

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They will be remembered: honoring horses with laminitis

| January 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
They will be remembered: honoring horses with laminitis

Memorial wall to ensure no horse or pony who has suffered from laminitis is forgotten.

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Study to explore equine gut microbes in fight against laminitis

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Study to explore equine gut microbes in fight against laminitis

Backing for two studies which aim to learn more about risk factors.

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Sad loss of leading showjumper Presley Boy

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Sad loss of leading showjumper Presley Boy

Complications relating to laminitis claim top showjumper, who had been retired in 2012.

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Could hops play a role in fighting laminitis?

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Could hops play a role in fighting laminitis?

Hops show promise as potential intervention in pasture-associated laminitis.

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Ponies too fat in their genes? Britain’s paddock potatoes exposed

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment
Ponies too fat in their genes? Britain’s paddock potatoes exposed

“Thrifty genotype” of British native breeds an obesity risk factor – study.

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Major threat to human health also a serious risk to horses – expert

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Major threat to human health also a serious risk to horses – expert

Growing risk of metabolic syndrome in humans mirrored in horses.

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Global survey aims to assess laminitis risk factors

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Global survey aims to assess laminitis risk factors

“Our ultimate aim is to make laminitis a manageable disease and improve horse welfare.”

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St Nicholas Abbey loses brave battle

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
St Nicholas Abbey loses brave battle

Colic claims champion galloper after months of care following leg fracture.

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Sweets for my sweet – but how safe is your grass?

| January 2, 2014 | 2 Comments
Sweets for my sweet – but how safe is your grass?

Grasses high in fructans are great for cattle, but they can be dangerous for horses.

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Black Caviar’s brother dies following spider bite

| December 29, 2013 | 5 Comments
Black Caviar’s brother dies following spider bite

Champion racemare’s younger brother succumbs to laminitis following treatment for a spider bite.

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Laminitis: not just for the spring

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
Laminitis: not just for the spring

Research into native grasses aims to develop certified grass seen low in sugar and carbs.

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British horse owners sought for laminitis study

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
British horse owners sought for laminitis study

Researchers hope to get a better understanding of factors sparking laminitic episodes.

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Future research focus at Laminitis conference

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Future research focus at Laminitis conference

Delegates invited to share their own research and case studies at international conference next month.

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Gut bacteria probed for clues about laminitis and colic

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
Gut bacteria probed for clues about laminitis and colic

Beneficial bacteria identified which could lead to preventative probiotics.

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Laminitis studies shed light on equine management

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Laminitis studies shed light on equine management

Important progress made in mission to advance laminitis understanding and prevention.

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Laminitis drug could be on market in six months

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Laminitis drug could be on market in six months

Developer of Laminil seeks FDA approval after promising trial results.

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Push to develop test to identify horses at risk from laminitis

| July 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
Push to develop test to identify horses at risk from laminitis

Hopes that blood biomarkers might reveal horses prone to condition.

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Legendary stallion ‘Gunner’ loses laminitis fight

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
Legendary stallion ‘Gunner’ loses laminitis fight

Hall of Famer and $5 million sire Colonels Smoking Gun dies at age 20.

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