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The Horse - January 2014 Issue

Your Guide to Equine Health Care.

Structure & Function Special Issue

Some of the features in The Horse Magazine January 2014 Issue:

  • An Anatomy Lesson | By Jean-Yin Tan, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM It's time to step back and review the uniquely designed equine body and how it functions. (p.18)
  • Variations in Body Conformation | By Christy Corp-Minamiji, DVM There is no one ideal equine body type; there are, however, conformation traits that can affect performance across the species. (p. 23)
  • The Importance of Limb Conformation | By Christy Corp-Minamiji, DVM Researchers are always working to determine which deviations from the norm are performance-limiting. (p. 29)
  • Hoof Anatomy, Part 1: Inner Structures | By Christy West Understand how the hoof's bones and soft tissues work together and impact soundness. (p. 37)

PLUS! | Special in-depth articles on Nutrigenomics and Trailer Troubles, a World Equestrian Games Preview, and much more.

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