Khaleesi The Horse With Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy (PSSM)

Khaleesi: PSSSM – Alleviating Pain

Caroline Ingraham Horse Chronicles

Khaleesi suffered a severe tie-up during a cattle drive. Her breeding showed PSSM (Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy) a genetic muscle disorder that can be managed but not cured. Life on a rural cattle ranch is hard and who knows what would have happened to her if she had not been rescued by Diana Hagemann-Milenkovitch at the Double H Equine Foundation and Sanctuary, Sedona. Khaleesi’s …

Delta The Dog

Delta: Reactive Dog

Caroline Ingraham Dog Chronicles

Delta was returned to the breeder by her first owner in December 2010, because the owner said she couldn’t cope with her disobedience and aggressive nature.  We brought Delta home from the breeder on 1st January 2011 when she was 18 months old. During the first nine months we saw precious little evidence of her aggressive behaviour. The aggressive behaviour …