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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. I was wondering how many days phenylbutazone (Bute) can stay in a horse's system? I have a horse which has to stay on this medication on a fairly constant basis. Carole If you mean how long is the drug effective at reducing inflammation or how long can it be detected in serum or urine, the answers are different. Also, dosage is a significant factor, as

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Horse Sense (and Sensibility)

Sometimes You Simply Don’t Know

Have you ever pushed a horse to work when you didn’t realize he was experiencing a physical limitation or illness?