Tag: tying up

28 Aug 2020
girl and white horse in stable

Why Rosehip Can Be Trusted to Untie Your Horse

Tying-up in horses calls up scenes of old Western movies and flapping saloon doors. But this is not what we’re talking about today. Tying-up in horses – also known as exertional rhabdomyolysis or Monday morning disease – has been recognized as a serious condition in horses for over a century. For the longest time it […]

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15 Feb 2019

Elite Equine and Monday Morning Disease (Tying-up)

What became known as Monday Morning Disease (‘tying-up’) is a condition that was first associated with work horses that enjoyed a day of rest and a regular grain ration on Sundays. Once they again took up their work the following morning, they began tying-up, which was evidenced by such symptoms as stiff muscles, cramping, unreasonable […]

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