The Swedish horse population is estimated to 355,500 horses according to the Swedish Board of Agriculture, 2016. This amounts to 36 horses per 1,000 residents. The figure per capita is considered high compared to most other European countries.
Talk to your attending veterinarian if you have questions about your horse. If your horse is sick, it is important that you quickly contact a practicing veterinarian no matter what the reason for the disease may be.