Deworming & Internal Parasites


Methods for Controlling Equine Parasites in the Environment

April 11, 2013

One researcher describes research on controlling ascarids, or roundworms, before they enter a horse's body. ... Read More


Deworming, Part 1: Then vs. Now

April 01, 2013

Dr. Steve Sundholm discusses how internal parasite control for horses has changed over the years.... Read More


UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Steffanie Burk

March 30, 2013

Burk’s main research focus is the development of a western blot test for Parascaris equorum.... Read More


Quest Plus Deworming

March 28, 2013

QUEST PLUS provides broad-spectrum parasite protection for your horse.... Read More


Gluck Research Foundation Releases Fourth Research Report

March 28, 2013

The University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Foundation published its 2012 Research Report in March. ... Read More


Grayson-Jockey Club to Fund 12 New Projects in 2013

March 15, 2013

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation approved funding of 12 new projects in 2013. ... Read More


Don't Ignore Drug-Resistant Equine Parasites

March 02, 2013

Over the years, parasites have developed resistance to certain commonly used anthelmintic classes.... Read More


What Does Your Horse's Stool Say?

March 01, 2013

Your horse's fecal production and appearance can be an indicator of good or poor health.... Read More


12 Christmas Wishes for Horses, Owners from Veterinary Experts

December 25, 2012

Consider the following "wishes" equine experts made to help maximize your horses' quality of life. ... Read More


Illinois, Wisconsin Extensions to host Horse Health Workshop, Feb. 9

December 19, 2012

Horse owners are invited to a full day equine educational program focused on keeping your horse healthy. ... Read More


Consider Tapeworms in Equine Deworming Programs

December 13, 2012

With the link between tapeworms and colic, horse owners should use dewormers that control tapeworms.... Read More


Simultaneous Ivermectin and Solanum Plant Poisoning in Horses

December 07, 2012

Horses consuming Solanum plants could be at risk for ivermectin toxicity, even if the drug is dosed correctly.... Read More


UK to Host 2013 Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course

December 04, 2012

The programs will highlight industry research findings, reproduction topics, and horse management issues.... Read More


Sustainable Equine Parasite Control Do's and Don'ts

November 21, 2012

New research is taking place, and equine deworming recommendations are rapidly changing.... Read More


Clay Named Chair of Gluck Equine Research Foundation

November 14, 2012

Case Clay of Thee Chimneys Farm was named to the position in October.... Read More


Windrow Composting for Parasite Control and Waste Management

October 25, 2012

Windrow composting is effective and practical for parasite control and waste management on horse farms.... Read More


Gluck Researcher Publishes Equine Parasite Control Handbook

October 25, 2012

The book translates scientific material into practical updated information about controlling equine parasites.... Read More


2012 International Conference on Equine Infectious Disease

October 24, 2012

Dr. David Horohov joins us from the 2012 International Conference on Equine Infectious Disease.... Read More


S. vulgaris, Selective Deworming Association Studied

September 28, 2012

The presence of S. vulgaris was significantly associated with the time elapsed since the last deworming.... Read More


Fall Armyworm Captures Hit All-Time High

September 27, 2012

Fall armyworms should not affect horses' health or be confused with the Eastern tent caterpillar.... Read More


Leishmaniasis: A Rare, Potentially Emerging Equine Disease

September 23, 2012

The recently identified leishmaniasis case in a Morgan mare is America's first published indigenous case.... Read More


Watch Drought-Stressed Pastures for Fall Armyworms

August 23, 2012

While fall armyworm is a pest of cattle and horse pastures, it should not affect horses.... Read More


How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More


Texas A&M Veterinarian Offers Equine Deworming Suggestions

July 20, 2012

Here are some guidelines for owners as they work with their veterinarians on a proper deworming schedules.... Read More


Bots and Beyond: Summer Equine Parasite Risks

July 18, 2012

Here's how some of these parasites can infect your horse, what damage they do, and how to best control them.... Read More