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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)

Two Very Different Racehorses

Stephanie shares the stories of two off-track Thoroughbreds in her life. Who is your favorite OTTB, and why? If the horse is/was yours, what have you done together?