Strategies for helping our equine friends stay cool in hot weather.
It's easy to enjoy warm weather when you can jump in a pool or step inside a cool, air-conditioned room the moment the heat gets to be too much for you. It's also easy to forget how dangerous extremely warm temperatures can be for our beloved animals. Horses can suffer from heat stroke too. Here are some things you can do to help prevent heat stroke for our equine friends:
Heat stroke can happen to horses whether they are working hard, or standing in stuffy stables or traveling in trailers. Call a vet and take immediate action if your horse exhibits any of these symptoms:
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