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The Horse’s Advocate Podcast™

Brought to you by Geoff Tucker DVM

Podcasts are a useful way to get out the information needed to support the mission of Helping Horses Thrive In A Human World™ to very busy horse people.

I promise refreshing information usually said in a different way than what you have heard before.

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Protein In Horses posted 9/15/2021

Chronic protein deficiency is killing our horses. This podcast explains protein, why our horses are deficient and a solution is offered.

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Horsemanship With Daniel Dauphin posted 9/8/2021

Horsemanship, connection, and understanding horses shared with Daniel Dauphin, a horse trainer and Doc T, a veterinarian.

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Hormesis, Rapamycin and Horses posted 9/1/2021

There is a purpose for rest and for stress and not getting what we want. It’s built into the genetic code and is necessary for health.

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The Mighty Mitochondria posted 8/25/2021

No mitochondria, no life. Let’s dive in to understand this in our horses. Feeding them is EVERYTHING to health.

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Houston We Have A Problem posted 8/18/2021

Where are all the good horse vets? Am I stuck with the only vet willing to come to my farm? Brace yourself – we have a problem.

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2 Meetings – Parasites Revisited and Liver Disease posted 8/11/2021

2 meetings here: a new view of internal parasites (worms) and a new look at liver disease (most horses have had Parvovirus).

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The EquiSummit Conference On The Healthy Horse Gut posted 8/4
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We feed the gut microbes and they feed us and our horses. If they are happy then we ALL are happy, but if they aren’t happy…

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How To Feed The Competing Horse posted 7/21/2021

Where would a horse find oils (essential or otherwise) in their daily environment? Why are they added to horse feed?

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The Right To Prevent posted 7/14/2021

Of course it is. It is a legume like alfalfa and horses are OK with them. And I have used SBM since 1973. Find out more here.

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Is Soybean Meal OK to feed horses? posted 7/7/2021

Of course it is. It is a legume like alfalfa and horses are OK with them. And I have used SBM since 1973. Find out more here.

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Vaccinations For Horses posted 6/30/2021

Vaccines have limitations. They are one of many defenses for disease and are either very good or weak depending on the disease.

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The Threshold Of Pain In Horses posted 6/23/2021

A pebble in your shoe and an identical pebble in your friend’s shoe. Both run. One cries in pain and the other keeps running.

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The Personalities Of Horses posted 6/16/2021

Every horse is unique but that uniqueness is based on 4 foundation personalities. Know them to fully connect with them.

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Sleep In Horses posted 6/9/2021

Why does every animal (mammal, fish, insect, bird) need sleep? Why does it sometimes fail in our horses and they fall down?

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Fight Or Flight In Horses posted 6/2/2021

Why is the fight or flight response in horses so dominant and how do we get through it to help them rathionalize us?

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Drug Classes In Horses posted 5/26/2021

Mix and match drugs anyone? There is right way and a wrong way and when wrong, you get disaster. Who guards our horses?

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Fun With Physics And Horses posted 5/19/2021

If you hated science and physics but you love horses then buckel up – This will be FUN!

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The Parachute Study posted 5/12/2021

You can safely jump out of an airplane without a parachute – or so this study says. Can we believe ALL SCIENCE??

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Equine Endocrinology posted 5/5/2021

The hormones control a lot.This is about the hormonal control of metabolism in the horse (insulin).

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Equine Asthma posted 4/28/2021

Heaves, COPD and now Equine Asthma – name changes doesn’t get us to the “why” and how to solve this – until now (maybe).

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The Calcium To Phosphorus Ratio posted 4/21/2021

Did you ever wonder why there is monocalcium phosphate added to every bag of grain? Here’s your answer.

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Should Your Horse Be Turned Out On The Spring Green Grass? posted 4/12/2021

The simple answer is NO if there is insulin resistance, obesity and laminitis in the horse. So how do you feed them?

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Frequency Of Floating Horse Teeth posted 3/23/2021

It is NOT how sharp the teeth are – it is the THRESHOLD OF PAIN that determines frequency of floating horse teeth

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Cushing’s Disease In Horses posted 3/16/2021

The truth about what Cushing’s Disease and PPID is in horses. It is a neurodegenerative disease.

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Carbohydrate Dependency In Horses posted 2/11/2021

This one thing is destroying our horses though chronic disease and injuries.

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Medications In Equine Dentistry posted 2/13/2020

“Sedation” and “Tranqing” horses is useless. Customizing medications for the individual horse is what is appropriate.

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