Vaccinations are one of the first steps to ensuring a healthy horse. Even if your horse never leaves the farm, there are still some dangerous diseases they can be susceptible to, and having a solid vaccine protocol could save you time, money, and possible heartache later on down the road. Early springtime in Michigan is … More Spring Is In The Air; Are You Ready?
With the weather turning colder, are you wondering if your horse needs a blanket to keep warm? Below we have tried to help guide you on making the decision if blanketing is right for you and your horse and which type of blanket you should choose. If you have chosen to clip your horse or … More Winter Blanketing
Coggins season is upon us! But what is Coggins and what does it entail? Coggins is an infectious disease clinically called Equine Infectious Anemia or EIA. It is often referred to as Coggins because the scientist that developed the first effective and reliable test back in the 1970’s was Dr. Leroy Coggins. To this … More Coggins: What is it and why do we test annually?
The holidays are in full swing now and for most people this means pulling out the decorations and stringing them through our homes and barns, but there are some precautions you should take if you plan to decorate your hooved friend’s barn, stall, or fences. Greenery can be very pretty, but you should proceed cautiously. … More Deck the Stalls with Boughs of Holly: Holiday Safety Tips For Decorating Your Barns and Stalls
What is a fecal test? Lab exam done on a fresh sample of manure from your horse to give information about parasite infection status and if the deworming regimen is effective at controlling the parasites your horse comes in contact with. Test looks for: Are Intestinal parasite eggs present What type of parasite is laying … More Fecal Egg count Exams are Important!
Equine Spinal Manipulation is a manual therapy, which can be used for many health and performance problems. It focuses on the biomechanical dysfunction of the spine and its effect on the entire nervous system throughout the body. Book your appointment with Dr. Cadena!
Equine Spinal Manipulation is a manual therapy, which can be used for many health and performance problems. It focuses on the biomechanical dysfunction of the spine and its effect on the entire nervous system throughout the body. Dr. Christy Cadena, will be partaking in a continuing education program at The Healing Oasis Wellness Center. Her … More Equine Spinal Manipulation