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Singing the coastal bermuda impaction blues...

Except maybe the in-faux-mercial colic rap video on, a website created by students at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Watch the (funny but educational) video about equine colic! Each segment covers a different type of colic. Can’t quite make out all the words? Read the lyrics.

And check out these articles:

Straight Talk about Colic – an article from July 2007 Equus magazine. Includes descriptions of different types of colic and their causes, a wonderful illustration of the equine digestive tract, and what to do if you suspect your horse is colicing.

Colic Precautions – an article from the Equus Wellness Guide by Equus magazine. Six steps to avoid colic and help keep your horse’s digestive system healthy.

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blue and green books clipartBuy these books to create an instant starter library if you’re a new horse owner!

Whether you’re new to the horse game, or are returning after a break, these readable, user-friendly books provide a broad base of information on caring for your equine and on safely interacting with him on the ground and from the saddle.

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