Foes of Lasix are Cruel to Horses? Ridiculous Nonsense. (via ThoroEdge Equine Performance)

Given the coming ban on Salix/Lasix in two-year-olds, interesting reading.

Foes of Lasix are Cruel to Horses? Ridiculous Nonsense. Our brilliant vets and trainers have discovered the only drug in the history of the world with no negative side effects, amazing! How lucky are our horses, huh? What many horsemen fail to realize is that young 2yo horses are more than just a pair of lungs, most importantly they are running around with a still-developing skeletal system until past age 3. Proper exercise and nutrition has been shown to maximize bone density during this very importa … Read More

via ThoroEdge Equine Performance