What is PPID (Cushing’s)?

What is PPID? Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction (PPID), also known as Equine Cushing’s Disease, is an endocrine disorder of the pituitary gland, resulting in hormonal imbalances.  It is most commonly diagnosed in middle-aged and geriatric horses.   What are the clinical signs of PPID? Long/wavy haircoat (also known as hirsutism) Abnormal shedding patterns Excessive sweating […]