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have no other option in england
5/4/2009 9:07:21 PM
i know how to handle my horse others dont
5/4/2009 3:18:10 PM
We give the 6-way FortDodge vaccine to the herd. Foal shot to weanlings.The vet gives the Rabies.
5/4/2009 3:13:42 PM
MY VEt gives the vaccines that I can't order myself.
5/4/2009 11:41:39 AM
Given my horses vaccines for 23 years
5/4/2009 11:27:14 AM
Vet gives Rabies and West Nile, all other vaccinations I personally give my horses.
5/4/2009 10:23:10 AM
46 years I have owned and loved these animals, giving them thier vax is as easy as one, two, three
5/4/2009 12:18:20 AM
Amazing that you can buy tetanus & strangles injections from feed stockist in Western Australia
5/3/2009 11:15:52 PM
The vet, of course. I want it done right.
5/3/2009 10:36:06 PM
The vet costs so much for the things the horses can't do without. I give the shots to save money.
5/3/2009 9:21:24 PM
Learning how to vaccinate it very important, in case you have to vaccinate in an emergency.
5/3/2009 9:08:08 PM
My vet has this task once per year in the Spring
5/3/2009 4:40:14 PM
my vet,just in case they have a bad reaction to the vaccines
5/3/2009 2:54:33 PM
Vet. has to give rabies, I can get & give the rest.
5/3/2009 11:23:00 AM
Obviously my vet gives the rabies shot
5/2/2009 10:04:20 PM
We r not allowed to vaccinate our own horses in ontario.
5/2/2009 9:08:17 PM
I consult my vet, but vaccinate myself, I put the savings into my horses' upkeep
5/2/2009 12:38:13 PM
I do. Unless they are going to be traveling, etc. and require a certificate of proof.
5/2/2009 11:46:02 AM
Vet gives first half and checks teeth, leaves second half which I give
5/2/2009 10:59:25 AM
Vet for those I can't get thru the vet catalogs
5/2/2009 9:19:08 AM
My farrier does this for me.
5/2/2009 8:27:10 AM
Do you realize Ms. Munderloh has more feelings for a dead horse than a blood relative?
5/2/2009 4:49:45 AM
This is just something I don't fool around with since I only have one horse.
5/1/2009 10:48:21 PM
I pay for them, my sons give them, since I live too far away.
5/1/2009 9:05:40 PM
only my vet give vaccination in case of sudden reaction
5/1/2009 9:03:05 PM
I know how to do it, but it makes the veterinarian much more cooperative, if allowed to do it
5/1/2009 8:30:04 PM
My injection techniques are better. My vet says so. I buy the vaccines from him.Both of us are happy
5/1/2009 5:28:26 PM
Vet comes to the facility to vaccinate all boarders; we're all given a 10% discount for this
5/1/2009 3:02:59 PM
I have 6 horses. I can give shots to 4, but 2 are jerks and need stocks, so they go to the vet.
5/1/2009 9:24:48 AM
I must or he will not come if there is an emergency
5/1/2009 8:49:27 AM
vet does rabies and coggins i do the rest
5/1/2009 6:10:20 AM
Vet gives rabies, I give others.
5/1/2009 1:47:32 AM
I have seen a horse collapse from a reaction to owner administered shot. No vet to give ephenephrine
5/1/2009 1:18:52 AM
and occasionally my barn manager/boarder
5/1/2009 12:23:50 AM
Take advantage of my vet's knowledgel as a nurse I could give myself.
5/1/2009 12:05:26 AM
would like to have vet do it but too expensive all at once brr
4/30/2009 7:43:28 PM
PLEASE taper your vacc. to indiv. needs. Your horses immune sys. is being compromised by overvacc!!
4/30/2009 7:31:54 PM
No one, vaccines do not provide immunity, the immune system does. Vaccines just destroy health.
4/30/2009 5:45:59 PM
Either myself or male domestic partner
4/30/2009 5:12:58 PM
myself with approval/input from my vet
4/30/2009 5:12:48 PM
Friend who works at a vet clinic
4/30/2009 5:06:27 PM
Vet...we can't do our own rabies in CA so if he's going to come from that, then he does them all.
4/30/2009 5:04:14 PM
We do it ourselves. Saves money. We take our horses to the vet when need be, however.
4/30/2009 3:57:31 PM
Much less stressful for the horses.
4/30/2009 2:39:39 PM
My vet gives rabies and prepares the other shots, which I administer.
4/30/2009 2:18:02 PM
I order my own vaccines and give them myself.
4/30/2009 2:12:36 PM
choose not to vaccinate due to side effects
4/30/2009 1:28:53 PM
i don't trust anyone but the vet.
4/30/2009 1:23:03 PM
I do it if I have to do more than the reg. spring shots
4/30/2009 1:09:29 PM
my daughter in law is a vet. Lucky me!
4/30/2009 12:28:09 PM
Except for rabies which I cannot buy
4/30/2009 12:25:02 PM
We limit the # of vaccines given at one time..
4/30/2009 11:53:24 AM
I am a small animal veterinarian.
4/30/2009 10:10:15 AM
To save money, I get them from my vet
4/30/2009 8:29:07 AM
the vet administers the vaccine on a regular basis they have a chance to see any subtle health issue
4/30/2009 8:24:12 AM
I only have my vet do vaccinations since I lack the experience to do this type of thing
4/30/2009 1:01:56 AM
Actually I do the 5 way, vet does rabies, WNV
4/29/2009 11:44:55 PM
with Vet kept records
4/29/2009 11:37:29 PM
I used to do the shots. But I like my vet to handle and see my horses at least once a year.
4/29/2009 10:42:04 PM
I can't aford the vet to do 13+ horses
4/29/2009 10:35:28 PM
Vet gives all shots 2x/year and does a check-up at same time. I give any IM/IV meds.
4/29/2009 9:22:43 PM
Yearly vaccinations are given by my vet. Only sometimes have I given a second dose of something
4/29/2009 8:24:42 PM
A friend is good at giving needles. Daughter can give needles but not to her own horses????
4/29/2009 7:35:30 PM
everything but Rabies - not allowed in Texas
4/29/2009 6:53:30 PM
Except of course vaccines like rabies
4/29/2009 6:45:17 PM
When I lived in the city the vet did. Now the vet is 30min away I do.
4/29/2009 5:39:32 PM
friend who i bought my horse from
4/29/2009 3:50:16 PM
I give all but rabies which I cannot purchase in NY
4/29/2009 3:48:19 PM
I prefer the vet just in case of an adverse reaction from the vaccine
4/29/2009 3:16:43 PM
I give all I can to save $$ and vet gives the rest (rabies mainly)
4/29/2009 2:14:34 PM
Spring- Vet, including Rabies since we can't inject ourselves in California
4/29/2009 2:05:07 PM
only muscular shots
4/29/2009 1:38:28 PM
I want to remain on my vet's "A"list meaning they will respond to an emergency otherwise I would vx
4/29/2009 12:57:06 PM
except for WNV, whihc insurance co. now requires vet to give
4/29/2009 12:46:13 PM
vet given required by colic insurance
4/29/2009 12:43:47 PM
I have a great Vet, who keeps cost low.
4/29/2009 12:25:54 PM
both, I spread out their vaccines
4/29/2009 12:10:55 PM
I'm not comfortable doing it. I may do it wrong.
4/29/2009 12:04:48 PM
99% of the time
4/29/2009 11:58:15 AM
4/29/2009 11:51:16 AM
waste of money to have vet out to do something so simple
4/29/2009 11:44:18 AM
My horses are vaccinated by my daughters-one of whom is a veternarian, or myself.
4/29/2009 11:20:47 AM
I use my vet for the vaccines that I can't purchase.
4/29/2009 10:39:55 AM
gives me proof, in nc vet has to give rabies shot
4/29/2009 10:39:48 AM
Vet gives them now, but I did when I had less money
4/29/2009 10:34:07 AM
I once had a vet squirt the vaccines on the ground behind the horse instead of give the injection.
4/29/2009 9:54:18 AM
growing up on a farm I learned to do them myself plus it is cheaper than a vet
4/29/2009 9:47:52 AM
Vet but give to one horse that "hates" the vet
4/29/2009 9:20:12 AM
I have the vet out in the Spring to do checkups and vaccinations, but give the Fall shots myself
4/29/2009 9:12:07 AM
The horses that I show the vet vaccinates. My broodmares I vaccinate.
4/29/2009 8:53:22 AM
By having my vet give them, I know my vet values me as a client and will be available in emergencies
4/29/2009 8:36:47 AM
order them are cheaper, giveing them myself is cheaper too.
4/29/2009 8:16:48 AM
vet also draws Coggins at the same time
4/29/2009 8:15:16 AM
Except for those only available through a vet ie. Rabies
4/29/2009 7:59:54 AM
4/29/2009 7:58:13 AM
Having had reactions to vaccinations, I always want my vet involved
4/29/2009 7:43:21 AM
I am pretty sure that according to Danish law, vaccinations must always be given by the vet.
4/29/2009 7:32:36 AM
Our veterinarian administers the first round, and leaves the rest for me to administer.
4/29/2009 7:21:19 AM
It is much cheaper to buy and give your own vaccines.
4/29/2009 7:11:14 AM
vet in spring when rabies is boosted, but I usually do late summer EEE/WNV boosters
4/29/2009 7:11:03 AM
Our barn vet charges amazing prices to vaccines...not good
4/29/2009 7:08:06 AM
Vets are just too expensive anymore.
4/29/2009 6:53:10 AM
Vet for spring and fall shots. I give all others - Banamine,Adequan, etc.
4/29/2009 1:21:05 AM
I am the farm manager
4/29/2009 12:01:59 AM
except rabies & that's given by a licensed veterinarian
4/29/2009 12:00:25 AM
And by doing so, my cost is waaaay less than 1/2 what I'd have to pay a vet.
4/28/2009 11:40:50 PM
Helps to keep the client/vet relationship active.
4/28/2009 11:31:27 PM
The cost of having the vet vaccinate 30 plus head is prohibitive.
4/28/2009 11:14:10 PM
Our friends help us
4/28/2009 11:03:04 PM
Vet needs to certify rabies shot & then I do 2nd series of vaccines
4/28/2009 11:02:56 PM
my vet comes to our boarding barn 2 times a year for vacs
4/28/2009 10:36:53 PM
Only vets can get the necessary medicines to complete the series of vaccinations
4/28/2009 10:35:32 PM
except for rabies
4/28/2009 10:18:13 PM
Vet gives Rabies, I do the rest myself.
4/28/2009 9:40:50 PM
Vet did until we were jobless
4/28/2009 9:39:08 PM
Our vet, but she has givern us the booster some times, save coming back
4/28/2009 9:31:27 PM
daughter's a Vet.
4/28/2009 9:22:52 PM
vets should vaccinate as novice or backyarders giviing injections can be fatal to your horse.
4/28/2009 9:08:42 PM
I"d rather have them keep the records, so if anything happens, I have proof.
4/28/2009 8:58:02 PM
She just got hers today!
4/28/2009 8:49:41 PM
though with the rising costs I may look for an alternative
4/28/2009 8:01:28 PM
The Vet has access to vaccines which are better than the usual ones ordered by catalogue.
4/28/2009 7:39:33 PM
only since the state of CT mandates a vet give them if you travel
4/28/2009 7:39:23 PM
I'm a vet tech.
4/28/2009 7:23:59 PM
We used to do it, but can't get the rabies vaccine so might as well have the vet do all the shots.
4/28/2009 7:21:17 PM
Vets charge waaaay too much money for vaccines; I do my own. The only vaccine from the vet is rabies
4/28/2009 7:14:36 PM
Rabies and pulling for Coggins is left to my vet, that's it
4/28/2009 7:05:17 PM
Vet gives vet-only vaccines (rabies. W Nile); I give the rest.
4/28/2009 7:03:53 PM
except my rescue shetland pony who will not let anyone else do it.
4/28/2009 7:02:20 PM
4/28/2009 6:48:32 PM
I can give shots if necessary but feel not worth the risk of contaminated vaccines so I use the vet.
4/28/2009 6:47:42 PM
except ranies, the vet gives that.
4/28/2009 6:46:21 PM
While I am perfectly capable, using the vet for vax builds a relationship.
4/28/2009 6:39:31 PM
I cannot keep my operation feasible by using a vet for every shot
4/28/2009 6:31:14 PM
I don't normally give vaccinations.
4/28/2009 6:21:47 PM
I used to when I was younger and couldn't afford the vet call
4/28/2009 6:19:20 PM
I do not give more than 2 vaccinations at a time. No 4-way' 5-way etc. spread over 4 months
4/28/2009 6:03:45 PM
Just made the decision not to vaccinate anymore due to vaccine side effects. Vet used to administer
4/28/2009 6:02:27 PM
WAS TRAINED BY MY VET
4/28/2009 6:02:15 PM
I give everything but Rabies. Texas requires Vet for Rabies shots
4/28/2009 5:58:14 PM
As a nurse, I believe there is more to vaccines, than sticking in a needle!
4/28/2009 5:54:51 PM
I am a vet tech and I do titers on my horses, so I usually do not need vaccines.
4/28/2009 5:35:23 PM
Even if your vet usually does, every horse owner should know how to give an injection in emergencies
4/28/2009 5:29:23 PM
Unfortunately I need to save the barn call and price markup
4/28/2009 5:28:06 PM
Keeps good relations.
4/28/2009 5:26:38 PM
I've been a vet tech, my vet just hands me the shots while he does someone else's animals
4/28/2009 5:21:17 PM
Myself plus vet does ones I can't legally give/buy such as WNV, Rabies
4/28/2009 4:58:36 PM
it makes spacing them out over several months more affordable--rabies of course given by vet
4/28/2009 4:54:11 PM
My vet and or myself. I have 1 horse who can handle all the shots at once, so I give him the rest.
4/28/2009 4:39:55 PM
4/28/2009 4:35:12 PM
Having the vet vaccinate is easier and safer.
4/28/2009 4:30:19 PM
4/28/2009 4:27:44 PM
To expensive to get vet. Farm call alone is $80.00
4/28/2009 4:22:09 PM
It is an opportunity for the vet to do a physical and for both of us to sync up on the horse.
4/28/2009 4:20:51 PM
I give everything that is legal, my vet gives west nile & rabies
4/28/2009 4:18:14 PM
Hate sticking him, but manage through.
4/28/2009 4:15:34 PM
No one I administer Nosodes which are homeopathic immunizations
4/28/2009 4:11:29 PM
If a reaction occurs, the Dr is right there to handle the problem
4/28/2009 4:10:59 PM
vet gives rabies, I give the rest a few weeks later
4/28/2009 3:59:59 PM
all but rabies can't buy shots
4/28/2009 3:57:26 PM
4/28/2009 3:56:54 PM
With veterinary advice and support
4/28/2009 3:56:10 PM
My vet administers the Rabies vaccination and I administer the rest.
4/28/2009 3:53:23 PM
Having lost one from a clostridial site injection infection, we now have our vet give all vacs.
4/28/2009 3:44:54 PM
I have the vet come out to check my horse and give these at the same time.
4/28/2009 3:44:20 PM
When you have a large herd, much more cost effective to do yourself!
4/28/2009 3:43:31 PM
I use to do it myself, but since I have to have coggins too, I go to a shot clinic and have it all
4/28/2009 3:30:52 PM
I vaccinate my horses myself, but I obtain the vaccines from my vet.
4/28/2009 3:30:35 PM
I buy them in 10 dose vials. Everything is recorded
4/28/2009 3:21:53 PM
I'm not comfortable doing it myself.I like to keep the vet in the picture anyway.
4/28/2009 3:17:38 PM
I give most of them and the vet does rabies
Have your vet show you how and where to vaccinate
4/28/2009 3:13:40 PM
my vet only administers the rabies shot
4/28/2009 3:08:19 PM
Everything but Rabies which is not legal in WA state to give unless you're a licensed Vet.
4/28/2009 3:06:46 PM
I purchase the vaccines from my vet and then give them myself - saves some money!
4/28/2009 3:02:23 PM
Except Botulism-vet does that one
4/28/2009 2:59:24 PM
I don't believe in vaccines
4/28/2009 2:57:50 PM
I have given them too
4/28/2009 2:55:01 PM
I have the vet do it, as I normally need teeth done or have questions! Someday maybe I'll do it.
4/28/2009 2:54:03 PM
one horse - not economical to do it myself
4/28/2009 2:53:22 PM
We have the vet out for Rabies and Strangles, but give a 5-way and west nile ourselves.
4/28/2009 2:53:21 PM
I am a barn manager
4/28/2009 2:53:02 PM
So much cheaper to buy 10 dose vial and a box of syringes than call the vet to do it!
4/28/2009 2:52:18 PM
i always vaccinate myself, it's cost effective
4/28/2009 2:48:07 PM
it is easier and i know how to give shots
4/28/2009 2:45:05 PM
My trainer taught me years ago and it has saved a lot of money. I still ask vet's opinion.
4/28/2009 2:42:58 PM
cost is less than ordering from feed store if vet is coming anyway
4/28/2009 2:38:19 PM
Better safe (with the vet) than sorry..
4/28/2009 2:35:26 PM
I used to do it myself when I could get epinephrine to have on hand
4/28/2009 2:34:59 PM
My vet is so expensive I may have to do it myself next time
4/28/2009 2:29:32 PM
We get the shots from our Vet or order them online and give them to them ourselves
4/28/2009 2:28:37 PM
20 horses I have to!
4/28/2009 2:22:33 PM
I have cut down the number of shots, however, to what is truly needed for my area!!!!
4/28/2009 2:22:08 PM
If I had more than my current 5 horses, I'd probably do it myself, but I leave it to my vet now.
4/28/2009 2:16:19 PM
80% me, 20% vet
4/28/2009 12:01:48 PM
vet only in case of reaction
4/28/2009 9:37:08 AM
After having a horse have a servere reaction, I'll pay the Vet in case things go wrong
4/28/2009 9:04:50 AM
I buy and give my own its cheeper
4/28/2009 8:54:52 AM
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