Horse Health Glossary

Not sure what that veterinary word means? Look it up below!

Reprinted with permission from the University of California, Davis, The Book of Horses edited by Mordecai Siegal.

YELLOW STAR THISTLE POISONING:
Degenerative brain disease caused by ingestion of yellow star thistle (Centaurea solstitialis) or Russian knapweed (Centaurea repens).

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