Get ready for spring!
The days are getting warmer, and the trails or show ring beckon. Are you and your horse ready for this...
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Is Your Horse Protected From Seasonal Flu Outbreaks?
Influenza exposure is inevitable: Help prevent the flu and support health. Equine Influenza Virus (EIV)...
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EQUUS 'Farm Calls' episode 24: West Nile virus in horses
West Nile virus (WNV) is a vector-borne virus that can cause fever and neurologic disease in horses,...
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EQUUS 'Farm Calls' episode 18: Equine rabies
“Equine rabies is a devastating disease that is largely preventable,” said Sarah Colmer, VMD, DACVIM,...
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Disease prevention: "Core" versus "risk- based" vaccines
CORE VACCINES: Needed by all horses • Tetanus: a paralytic disease caused by the neurotoxin of Clostridium...
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Is Your Horse Protected?
How valuable is your horse? You can probably assign a dollar amount, but of course that’s not what I...
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The equine contribution to the new CoVID-19 vaccine
An equine West Nile Virus product was a forerunner of the new CoVID-19 vaccine.
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Fatal eastern equine encephalitis case in South Carolina is the 16th in that state for 2020
The 8-year-old mare was was vaccinated but still contracted the insect-borne viral disease.
Three Canadian horses die of Eastern Equine Encephalitis
The horses lived closed to each other in the same county and none were vaccinated against the fatal neurological...
First report of equine West Nile Virus in Colorado for 2020
The viral disease spread by birds claimed the life of a horse in Jefferson County.
Michigan horse owners urged to vaccinate their animals
Cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in 2020 in Michigan are outpacing those from 2019
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Your 4-point horse vaccination refresher
Take some time to revisit the ins and outs of equine immunity and determine whether your vaccination...
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Can a horse receive too many vaccinations?
If a horse’s history is unknown, it is best to follow protocols designed for unvaccinated animals.