Antibiotic Virginiamycin Does Not Reduce Cribbing, Weaving

Finding a "cure" for common stereotypies, such as headshaking, cribbing, and weaving, continues to elude veterinary researchers, since the antibiotic virginiamycin as a dietary supplement has been culled from the pool of possibilities.

Stereotypies, repetitive and apparently functionless behaviors, are common in intensively managed horses. They are problematic because they reduce

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