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Digital Horsepower: How Technology is Transforming the Equine World Digital Horsepower: How Technology is Transforming the Equine World

Now a multibillion-dollar industry globally, the economic value of the equine business is estimated to be worth $39 billion in the U.S. alone. New technologies have the potential to disrupt the equine industry, altering the fundamental ways in which we raise horses. From creating horseshoes with 3D printers to taking robotic X-rays, advancements are continuously emerging. Not since the saddle and stirrup have equestrians had such an opportunity to re-imagine the future.

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An Ounce of Prevention: Feeding Regiment and Pasture Management An Ounce of Prevention: Feeding Regiment and Pasture Management

As Benjamin Franklin put it, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." It is far better to prevent health problems now than to address larger medical issues in the future. Could nutritional intervention help metabolic disorders in competition horses? As afflictions like non-sweaters and bleeders continue to plague the sport and race horse industries, are there more natural solutions? Could new strategies in pasture maintenance yield better forage and reduce joint injuries? Join us for an in-depth discussion and learn how nutritional solutions such as algae can serves as alternatives to medication.

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Gut Check: Can Ulcers Be Prevented? Gut Check: Can Ulcers Be Prevented?

Did you know that over half of all show horses and almost all racehorses develop ulcers over their lifetime, often without showing any outward indicators? How do we prevent and protect horses against this common antagonist? Hear how nutritional solutions could be the answer we're looking for.

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Cracking the Code: Feeding Your Horse to Fulfill Its Genetic Potential Cracking the Code: Feeding Your Horse to Fulfill Its Genetic Potential

With genetic tracing tools such as 23andMe trending for humans, imagine the same technology unlocking the secrets to nutrition and its impact on your horse's DNA, optimizing its performance and health. Instead of reacting to health problems with pharmaceutical options, how can you proactively prevent issues by feeding your horse based on its specific DNA?

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The Making of a World Champion: Now and Forever The Making of a World Champion: Now and Forever

From feeding strategies and breeding, to alternative therapies and beyond, what goes into raising and maintaining a champion? Can using genomic mapping to properly mate mares to stallions guarantee the offspring will be a superior runner? Through dedicated equine management and by leveraging new resources, equestrians can create a legacy. Are you on track to make history?

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No Tranquilizers? No Problem. No Tranquilizers? No Problem.

Now that the FEI has banned traditional tranquilizer methods, what are the options and how can you adapt to the new standards? What alternatives exist for the standard IV protocol and Depo Medrol? Are tryptophan, magnesium proteinate or herbs the only solutions?

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