Diseases A-Z: Horse

Select from our A to Z list to read all about a disease or condition in one comprehensive overview. Find your topic by first letter.


Cushing’s Syndrome in Horses

Cushing’s syndrome occurs when the pituitary gland, which helps control the production of critical hormones in the body, produces too much cortisol, causing such symptoms as bruising...
Category: Endocrine

Colic in Horses: Signs, Causes and Treatment

Colic in horses can be a serious and even fatal condition. Learn how to identify and prevent colic to keep your horse healthy.
Category: Digestive

Diarrhea in Horses

Diarrhea is not in itself a disease, but instead a symptom of many diseases, recognized when a horse's feces change in consistency. Lear what causes diarrhea in horses and how to treat...
Category: Digestive