Micro-organisms, also frequently known as microbes, are organisms too small to be seen by the naked eye. Many are ancient, developing on the planet well before plant or animal life. These days microbiologists study them and have found there may be as many as a billion different kinds, and they’re discovering more all the time.
Horses feet are vital. To their overall health, to their comfort and happiness. They’re a piece of anatomy you will need to get your head around pretty quickly if you’re going to own or care for a horse, just so you know what’s normal and what’s not, and so you know when to call in the experts.
Spring has arrived in the Southern Hemisphere, and for most of us this means spending more time with your horse, longer and brighter days, but also more rain and warmer temperatures. As a horse owner, you’ve probably got a big to do list at this time of year. Like regular spring cleaning, there’s always a few things you’d forgotten about, out of sight, out of mind.