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Special Report

Equine Vaccination Cheat Sheet

Learn about the AAEP's recommended core and risk-based equine vaccines in this handy special report.

Fact Sheet

Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Not all fats or fatty acids are created equal; some are more beneficial than others for horses.

Fact Sheet

Fescue Toxicosis

The fungus that lives inside infected tall fescue can have negative effects on broodmares and their foals.

Convention Report

ACT 2013 Wrap-Up

Here are just a few highlights from the comprehensive equine sessions at this year's ACT Conference.

Fact Sheet

Botulism in Horses

Botulism is an often-fatal neurologic disease of horses mostly caused by C. botulinum type B.

Special Report

12 Signs of Good Equine Health

Learn about normal equine vital signs and what they mean about your horse in this information-packed report.

Convention Report

Infectious Disease: EPM (AAEP Convention 2012)

Learn about the organisms that cause equine protozoal myeloencephalitis and treatment options for the disease.

Convention Report

Equine Dental Care (AAEP Convention 2012)

Learn about tooth extraction complications and options vets have for handling tooth extraction failures.

Convention Report

Therapeutics and Medicine (AAEP Convention 2012)

Find out about flunixin meglumine for hoof pain; IV and oral bute testing; and a GI drug for use in eye exams.

Convention Report

Diagnostics (AAEP Convention 2012)

Diagnostic testing for insulin issues, lyme disease, L. intracellularis, and respiratory conditions.

Convention Report

2012 Frank J. Milne State-of-the-Art Lecture

Dr. Stephanie Valberg discussed exertional rhabdomyolysis (formerly tying up) at the 2012 Milne lecture.

Fact Sheet

Equine Respiratory System

Equine respiratory system dysfunction is an important cause of exercise intolerance and poor performance.

Special Report

15 Fascinating Facts About Equine Eyes

Can horses see at night? What colors can they detect? Learn these answers and more in our special report.

Fact Sheet

Heaves in Horses

Heaves is a chronic, debilitating problem similar to asthma in humans for horses.

Fact Sheet

Rhodococcus equi

Rhodococcus equi is well known for its ability to cause severe pneumonia and more in young foals.

Fact Sheet

Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM)

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis is the most commonly diagnosed neurologic disease in horses.

Special Report

A Closer Look: Gastric Ulcer Formation

In this special report, take a "closer look" at gastric ulcers, an all-too-common stomach condition.

Fact Sheet

West Nile Virus (WNV)

West Nile Virus (WNV) causes a potentially fatal encephalomyelitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord)

Fact Sheet

Gastric Ulcers

Diet and management changes as well as some drugs might help prevent gastric ulcer development in horses.

Fact Sheet

Equine Herpesvirus-1

Equine herpesvirus-1 (EHV-1, rhinopneumonitis) is a highly contagious infection that is widespread.

Special Report

Vaccinations for Horses

This four-part series on vaccines discusses how vaccines work, efficacy, approval process and storage.

Convention Report

Respiratory Issues in Horses

Horse respiratory issues discussed during the 2010 AAEP Convention included PCR testing for specific diseases.

Convention Report

Rhodococcus equi Pneumonia

Rhodococcus equi causes pneumonia in foals that are generally between the ages of 3 weeks and 5 months.

Convention Report

Piroplasmosis, Guttural Pouch Infection, Miscellaneous Topics

Topics at the 2010 AAEP Convention included piroplasmosis in horses and guttural pouch infection in foals.

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