Disease Information Hub

Find important information regarding equine disease and the latest information to protect your horse. The AQHA Disease Information Hub, powered by Zoetis, is your source for the latest news and information regarding the health and well-being of your horse.

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May 27, 2020 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
Learn how to exercise healthily and care for your horse when summer temperatures soar.
May 21, 2020 | News and Publications , Ranching
Biosecurity measures and vaccinations can help limit the risk of upper respiratory disease.
May 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Knowing what horses to cross takes special knowledge. Here we examine conformation, hybrid vigor and muscle fiber types.
May 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Nine exercises to teach a foal how to accept a halter, give to pressure, lift legs and, ultimately, lead.
May 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Genetic testing
How do horses get their color? These three simple steps will help you identify any horse color.
May 06, 2020 | News and Publications , Healthcare and medication
AQHA announces a new 3-year-old western pleasure stakes class sponsored by the makers of Zimeta at the 2020 AQHA World Championship Show in November at the OKC Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City.
May 02, 2020 | News and Publications , Ranching
Stress, strain or injury can take a toll on any horse.
April 30, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Equine influenza swept through the horse population in 1872, and the outbreak has some similarities to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
April 23, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Solidify your foal’s nutritional foundation by creep feeding during his first year.
April 14, 2020 | Showing , Grooming
So you decided to enter a performance halter class – here are 10 tips to get you in the top placings.
May 21, 2020 | News and Publications , Ranching
Biosecurity measures and vaccinations can help limit the risk of upper respiratory disease.
May 06, 2020 | News and Publications , Healthcare and medication
AQHA announces a new 3-year-old western pleasure stakes class sponsored by the makers of Zimeta at the 2020 AQHA World Championship Show in November at the OKC Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City.
May 02, 2020 | News and Publications , Ranching
Stress, strain or injury can take a toll on any horse.
April 30, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Equine influenza swept through the horse population in 1872, and the outbreak has some similarities to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
April 23, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Solidify your foal’s nutritional foundation by creep feeding during his first year.
April 11, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
A glimpse at the relationship between racehorses and their vets.
April 03, 2020 | AQHA Services , Healthcare and medication
AQHA and Zoetis introduce new Disease Information Hub for the latest news and information regarding the health and well-being of your horse.
March 22, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Breeding your mare is much easier if she is built for the job.
March 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Tips for protecting horse facilities and riders during this infectious disease pandemic.
March 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
The simple act of picking out your horse’s feet can detect and prevent a lot of problems.
April 23, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Solidify your foal’s nutritional foundation by creep feeding during his first year.
March 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Young horses require special care and nutrition.
March 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Feeding
As your horse ages, his dietary needs change. Here’s how to determine if it’s time to switch your older horse to senior feed.
July 21, 2019 | About AQHA , Registering/transfer
Weigh the costs and benefits of keeping a horse at home, boarding, leasing or taking lessons.
June 19, 2019 | News and Publications , Healthcare and medication
Learn to spot and prevent equine overheating, heat stroke and heat-stress symptoms.
May 09, 2019 | News and Publications , Feeding
Cargill has initiated a voluntary recall of select Southern States®.
April 15, 2019 | News and Publications , Ranching
Spear grass, Texas winter grass, needle grass – whatever you want to call it, this native grass poses a health risk to your horse.
March 18, 2019 | Showing , Feeding
As the weather changes, so too should your feeding program as your show horse ups his activity.
February 11, 2019 | , Breeding and foal care
AQHA Corporate Partner Nutrena answers frequently asked questions about broodmare nutrition and feeding for healthy foals.
August 23, 2018 | About AQHA , Wellness
Make sure your horse’s ulcer medication is formulated to work correctly.
April 30, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Equine influenza swept through the horse population in 1872, and the outbreak has some similarities to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
April 23, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Solidify your foal’s nutritional foundation by creep feeding during his first year.
April 14, 2020 | Showing , Grooming
So you decided to enter a performance halter class – here are 10 tips to get you in the top placings.
April 11, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
A glimpse at the relationship between racehorses and their vets.
March 22, 2020 | News and Publications , The American Quarter Horse Journal
Use these tips to save time and money at your next horse show.
March 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Tips for protecting horse facilities and riders during this infectious disease pandemic.
March 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
The simple act of picking out your horse’s feet can detect and prevent a lot of problems.
March 19, 2020 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
Prepare your living-quarters horse trailer so life on the road is as comfortable as home.
March 15, 2020 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
When life gets tough, turn to your barn buddy for a little equine therapy.
February 13, 2020 | News and Publications , Grooming
Expert advice for trimming a horse's sensitive ears.
May 20, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Knowing what horses to cross takes special knowledge. Here we examine conformation, hybrid vigor and muscle fiber types.
May 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Nine exercises to teach a foal how to accept a halter, give to pressure, lift legs and, ultimately, lead.
May 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Genetic testing
How do horses get their color? These three simple steps will help you identify any horse color.
April 23, 2020 | News and Publications , Wellness
Solidify your foal’s nutritional foundation by creep feeding during his first year.
April 13, 2020 | AQHA Services , The American Quarter Horse Journal
Students shelter in place at a farm to help out a longtime breeder with a broken wrist.
March 31, 2020 | AQHA Services , Customer Service
When this AQHA member found herself with some unexpected new horses, she needed names. Here’s a guide to picking good ones.
March 22, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Breeding your mare is much easier if she is built for the job.
March 21, 2020 | News and Publications , Ranching
Temple Grandin, Ph.D., uses her autism to gain insights into equine behavior.
March 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Young horses require special care and nutrition.
March 16, 2020 | News and Publications , Stallion Care
The quest for gold took Iowa breeders Dick and Debra Donnelly from cutting through western pleasure and into halter.
July 27, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
How to be prepared for and deal with a horse affected by HYPP.
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Training
Training your foal to accept a halter doesn't have to be a struggle. Learn more in our free ebook.
July 27, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
Horse owners have many options when faced with an orphaned foal.
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
This FREE e-book answers the age-old question, “How old is too old to breed a horse for the first time?”
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
Being educated and prepared is the best way to help your horse when colic strikes.
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
Osteochondritis Dissecans affects young, growing horses and causes joint pain. Learn more about these conditions in our free ebook.
July 29, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
In this free e-book, get great first-aid tips to ensure your horse heals as fast as possible.
July 27, 2018 | News and Publications , Horse Health and care
The wooden rocking horseshoe is helping many horses survive laminitis.
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
Learn the steps for preparing your mare for breeding, and get the facts on receiving shipped semen in this free e-book.
July 30, 2018 | News and Publications , Breeding and foal care
This free e-book provides do's and don'ts for taking foal photos that you'll cherish for years to come.