Deworming & Internal Parasites

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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

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How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More

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Texas A&M Veterinarian Offers Equine Deworming Suggestions

July 20, 2012

Here are some guidelines for owners as they work with their veterinarians on a proper deworming schedules.... Read More

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Bots and Beyond: Summer Equine Parasite Risks

July 18, 2012

Here's how some of these parasites can infect your horse, what damage they do, and how to best control them.... Read More

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Feral Honeybees Blamed for Montana Horse Death

July 06, 2012

The animal received veterinary treatment, but was later euthanized due to severe anaphylactic shock.... Read More

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Keeping Horse Worms at Bay

June 18, 2012

Consider using fecal egg counts and fecal egg count reduction tests in a sustainable parasite control program.... Read More

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Equine Parasite Control Horse Course Archived

June 15, 2012

Equine parasite-control case studies and practical parasite control recommendations are discussed.... Read More

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Equine Parasite Control: Too Much or Too Little?

June 13, 2012

Dr. Martin Nielsen of UK's Gluck Equine Research Center presents recent equine parasite-control case studies.... Read More

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Protect Horses Against Flies and Related Health Problems

June 03, 2012

Use topical fly repellent, fly sheets, and other tactics to protect horses from flies and related diseases.... Read More

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Researcher Studying Ticks' Role in Fevers of Unknown Origin

May 27, 2012

Researchers will use samples from horses with fevers of unknown origin to look for tick-borne infections.... Read More

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Ticks Emerging Earlier than Normal

May 25, 2012

Ticks typically begin to appear in late spring and early summer, but were reported weeks earlier this year.... Read More

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Sarcocystis Neurona Genome Project Almost Complete

May 24, 2012

S. neurona causes the common neurologic disease equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM).... Read More

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Western Kentucky Equine Field Day Scheduled for June 5

May 23, 2012

The field day will take place June 5, 2012, from 4-8 p.m. CDT at Darling 888 Ranch, located in Princeton, Ky.... Read More

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The Past, Present, and Future of Equine Deworming

May 12, 2012

Parasitologists now recommend deworming based upon the each horse's needs, determined by fecal egg counts.... Read More

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Deworming Young Horses

May 01, 2012

Work with your veterinarian to properly time treatment and avoid perpetuating drug-resistant parasites.... Read More