Risk Factors for Equine Metabolic Syndrome | My Horse University

Risk Factors for Equine Metabolic Syndrome | My Horse University.

Equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) is characterized by obesity (and/or regional accumulations of fat), insulin resistance, and increased susceptibility to laminitis. This webcast will review the clinical features of EMS and highlight recent findings of a large scale investigation of EMS conducted in more than 600 horses located throughout the US.

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