Joint Disease

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Colleen Rutledge: Develop a Strong Galloping Position, PLUS Joint Health

A five-star rider explains her key to success—riding in balance. BONUS: Advice to manage joint disease to keep your horse moving freely.

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Foal X-rays Could Predict Joint Trouble

In a recent study with Thoroughbred foals, researchers found that a lack of mineralization could cause future issues with hock joints.

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Combating Joint Disease

Degenerative joint disease, or osteoarthritis, is an irreversible condition, but careful management of symptoms will keep your horse moving freely.

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Diet Does Matter In OCD Development

The latest research has shown that a high-energy diet could increase a foal's chances of developing a developmental joint disease.