Deworming & Internal Parasites

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Nielsen Receives Grant for Parasite Study

April 26, 2013

The grant will allow Nielsen to study the interaction between anthelmintic treatment and vaccines.... Read More

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Researchers Evaluate Treatment for Common Equine Parasites

April 26, 2013

Routine fecal egg counts can help determine if certain dewormers are effective on specific farms.... Read More

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AAEP Launches Equine Parasite Control Guidelines

April 24, 2013

An official set of guidelines for parasite control in horses is now available on the AAEP website.... Read More

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Methods for Controlling Equine Parasites in the Environment

April 11, 2013

One researcher describes research on controlling ascarids, or roundworms, before they enter a horse's body. ... Read More

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Deworming, Part 1: Then vs. Now

April 01, 2013

Dr. Steve Sundholm discusses how internal parasite control for horses has changed over the years.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Steffanie Burk

March 30, 2013

Burk’s main research focus is the development of a western blot test for Parascaris equorum.... Read More

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Quest Plus Deworming

March 28, 2013

QUEST PLUS provides broad-spectrum parasite protection for your horse.... Read More

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Gluck Research Foundation Releases Fourth Research Report

March 28, 2013

The University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Foundation published its 2012 Research Report in March. ... Read More

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Grayson-Jockey Club to Fund 12 New Projects in 2013

March 15, 2013

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation approved funding of 12 new projects in 2013. ... Read More

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Don't Ignore Drug-Resistant Equine Parasites

March 02, 2013

Over the years, parasites have developed resistance to certain commonly used anthelmintic classes.... Read More

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What Does Your Horse's Stool Say?

March 01, 2013

Your horse's fecal production and appearance can be an indicator of good or poor health.... Read More

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12 Christmas Wishes for Horses, Owners from Veterinary Experts

December 25, 2012

Consider the following "wishes" equine experts made to help maximize your horses' quality of life. ... Read More

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Illinois, Wisconsin Extensions to host Horse Health Workshop, Feb. 9

December 19, 2012

Horse owners are invited to a full day equine educational program focused on keeping your horse healthy. ... Read More

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Consider Tapeworms in Equine Deworming Programs

December 13, 2012

With the link between tapeworms and colic, horse owners should use dewormers that control tapeworms.... Read More

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Simultaneous Ivermectin and Solanum Plant Poisoning in Horses

December 07, 2012

Horses consuming Solanum plants could be at risk for ivermectin toxicity, even if the drug is dosed correctly.... Read More

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UK to Host 2013 Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

December 04, 2012

The programs will highlight industry research findings, reproduction topics, and horse management issues.... Read More

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Sustainable Equine Parasite Control Do's and Don'ts

November 21, 2012

New research is taking place, and equine deworming recommendations are rapidly changing.... Read More

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Clay Named Chair of Gluck Equine Research Foundation

November 14, 2012

Case Clay of Thee Chimneys Farm was named to the position in October.... Read More

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Windrow Composting for Parasite Control and Waste Management

October 25, 2012

Windrow composting is effective and practical for parasite control and waste management on horse farms.... Read More

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Gluck Researcher Publishes Equine Parasite Control Handbook

October 25, 2012

The book translates scientific material into practical updated information about controlling equine parasites.... Read More

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2012 International Conference on Equine Infectious Disease

October 24, 2012

Dr. David Horohov joins us from the 2012 International Conference on Equine Infectious Disease.... Read More

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S. vulgaris, Selective Deworming Association Studied

September 28, 2012

The presence of S. vulgaris was significantly associated with the time elapsed since the last deworming.... Read More

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Fall Armyworm Captures Hit All-Time High

September 27, 2012

Fall armyworms should not affect horses' health or be confused with the Eastern tent caterpillar.... Read More

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Leishmaniasis: A Rare, Potentially Emerging Equine Disease

September 23, 2012

The recently identified leishmaniasis case in a Morgan mare is America's first published indigenous case.... Read More

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Watch Drought-Stressed Pastures for Fall Armyworms

August 23, 2012

While fall armyworm is a pest of cattle and horse pastures, it should not affect horses.... Read More