N.D. Extension Reports Numerous Cases of Strangles

Area horse owners should watch their animals carefully for signs of strangles, a highly contagious disease, according to North Dakota State University Extension Service equine specialist Carrie Hammer.

"Many cases of the disease have been reported this year, with reports occurring in various locations throughout the Red River Valley," Hammer said.

Strangles, also known as horse

To continue reading this article, become a member of TheHorse.com.

It's FREE and you'll get full access to more than 20,000 articles, video, free reports & more.

Sign In
Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com. Learn More

Free Newsletters

Sign up for the latest in:

From our partners