Ray M. Kaplan, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, EVPC

Ray M. Kaplan, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, EVPC, is a professor of parasitology in the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine's Department of Infectious Diseases. He served on the 2013 American Association of Equine Practitioner's Parasite Control Guidelines subcommittee.

Articles by Ray Kaplan

Categorizing Horses after Fecal Egg Counts

How do I know if my horse is a high, medium, or low shedder of parasite eggs, based on a fecal egg count? Read More

Common Parasite Eggs Found in Fecals

What species of parasites are identified in a fecal egg count test? Read More

Deworm on a Dry Lot?

All of the articles I've read talk about managing parasites in horses with turnout time. Like many other owners in dry locations, here in New Mexico I don't have pasture. Both stalls and turnout areas consist of sand. I purchase bales of alfalfa and Read More