In today’s your PSSM stories we hear from Hilde and her story about her homebred mare Custom Made Robyn. My name is Helen, I am 30 years old and live in a little place not too far away from Oslo, in Norway. I own four horses and live on a small farm. I have always …
When it comes to PSSM symptoms tightness is something talked about by PSSM1 & PSSM2 owners alike. But what exactly is tightness and why do PSSM horses experience this?
Negative nitrogen balance a word commonly heard in the PSSM community, but what exactly is it and why do PSSM horses suffer from it?
When it comes to PSSM & MFM muscle wasting is a common symptom especially when it comes to PSSM2 horses. But what is muscle wasting and why do PSSM horses experience this?
When a horse is tested for PSSM2 they can come back heterozygous (N/K1) or homozygous (K1/K1) but what exactly is K1?
Tying up or Monday morning disease has been affecting horses as early as 1840, it is one of the most talked about symptoms of PSSM but what exactly is Tying up?
Today in your PSSM stories we hear from one of our founders and admins Christine, and her PSSM story with her APHA Gelding “Tex”.
PSSM1 and PSSM2 are both hereditary muscle diseases we know that only one parent has to have a copy of a mutated gene to pass it on, but how exactly do you test for PSSM?
When a horse is tested for PSSM2 they can come back Heterozygous (n/p8) or Homozygous (P8/P8) but what exactly is P8?
Magnesium is vital for life but what exactly is it? And why can it aid in feeding PSSM, MFM, & RER horses? What Is Magnesium? Magnesium is a shiny Grey crystal like solid that is the 9th most abundant element in the universe. Magnesium is a chemical element known in the periodic table as the …