What is horse colic?

Answer Colic is the most common cause of death in horses. It should always be taken seriously in horses and promptly treated by a veterinarian.The FactsColic in horses is a broad term used to describe any... Read More »

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What happens when a horse gets colic?

Colic, abdominal pain, is the main cause of horses dying in the United States, according to the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP). Mild colic may require minimal medical intervent... Read More »

How to Stop a Horse Getting Colic?

A horse getting colic can be a terrible thing, Somebody will have to walk around with the horse all day maybe or even worse all night and then the horse only has a small chance of survival. This gu... Read More »

Horse Colic Medication?

Colic is a term used to describe a painful malfunction in a horse's gut. It comes on as a result of gas trapped in a horse's gut or an impaction, where manure or food block a horse's digestive syst... Read More »

How soon after you suspect your horse of having colic should you get treatment?

If the horse has been thrashing or rolling around and seems to be in extreme pain, then call a vet as soon as possible. If he seems to have mild discomfort, walk him for 15 minutes or so. Wait ano... Read More »