Accidental Poisoning Kills 27 Horses at Texas Boarding Barn

Twenty-seven horses died the week of July 16 from apparent accidental poisoning at a boarding farm in College Station, Texas.

Researchers at nearby Texas A&M University (TAMU) suspect a pesticide fumigant used in a feed silo nearby was responsible for the deaths. However, the reason for the extreme reaction to the chemical is still unknown.

"We did identify phosphine in the stomach

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