Working With a Veterinarian

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Equine Drug and Supplement Options Explained

July 04, 2012

Brand-name, generic, and compounded, and nutritional supplements are all terms owners should understand.... Read More

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Horsemen Learn about Equine Corticosteroid Use

July 03, 2012

Thoroughbred horsemen in Indiana learned about corticosteroid use in equine joint injections.... Read More

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Vaccine Reactions

July 01, 2012

I have two horses aged 10 and 13. I have had both since age 2 and have vaccin... Read More

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Soothing Painful Equine Patients

July 01, 2012

What would you recommend for a horse with burns so severe the skin is sloughi... Read More

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Two Cases of EEE Found in June in South Carolina Horses

June 30, 2012

A 10-year-old horse from Horry County and a 4-month-old horse from Marion County recently tested positive.... Read More

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UC Davis Equine Vets Share Health Tips with Horse Lovers

June 28, 2012

UC Davis staff gave presentation on a variety of horse health issues at the Western States Horse Expo.... Read More

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Help Sick Horses Heal with Nutrition

June 27, 2012

Nutritional choices can either help or hinder a horse's health problems, diseases, or ailments.... Read More

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Stall Rest and Rehabilitation

June 26, 2012

The recording of the Ask the Vet LIVE event on stall rest and rehabilitation from June 21, 2012, is online now... Read More

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New York Offers Discounts for Vaccinating Horses against EEE

June 21, 2012

Owners receive will a $15 discount when vaccinating horses for EEE through a participating veterinarian.... Read More

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Practical Biosecurity for Horse Farms

June 17, 2012

Farm owners can take steps to minimize the introduction and spread of infectious equine diseases.... Read More

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Equine Parasite Control Horse Course Archived

June 15, 2012

Equine parasite-control case studies and practical parasite control recommendations are discussed.... Read More

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AQHA Seeking Veterinarians for 2012 World Shows

June 14, 2012

The AQHA is seeking bids from veterinarians interested in being the official veterinarian at 2012 world shows.... Read More

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Ask the Vet LIVE: Stall Rest and Rehab

June 11, 2012

The panelists will answer questions on managing your horse during stall rest and rehabilitation.... Read More

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Managing Equine Genetic Disorders with Nutrition

June 06, 2012

Managing diet can help alleviate signs of some equine genetic disorders, such as PSSM and HYPP.... Read More

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Rood & Riddle, Merial to Host Gastroscopy Event June 11-12

June 06, 2012

The event will take place June 11-12 at the Kentucky Horse Park during the County Heir horse show.... Read More

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Study Examines Post-Anesthetic Myelopathy in Horses

May 30, 2012

Post-anesthetic myelopathy is a rare but deadly complication of general anesthesia in horses.... Read More

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Understanding Compounded Drugs

May 28, 2012

The AAEP defines a compounded drug as one that is created by manipulating an existing FDA-approved drug.... Read More

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The Ins and Outs of Feeding the OTTB

May 28, 2012

Careful dietary consideration is needed when transitioning a Thoroughbred from racehorse to pleasure horse.... Read More

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World Vets and Innovacyn Team Up to Help Working Donkeys

May 20, 2012

Veterinarians will provide veterinary care for working donkeys in Arusha, Tanzania.... Read More

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The Past, Present, and Future of Equine Deworming

May 12, 2012

Parasitologists now recommend deworming based upon the each horse's needs, determined by fecal egg counts.... Read More

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Thoroughbred Race-Day Health Checks

May 04, 2012

Dr. William Farmer, Racing Vet for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, on location at Churchill Downs.... Read More

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EPM Update

May 01, 2012

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) continues to pose diagnostic and treatment challenges.... Read More

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Grayson-Jockey Club Funds Vaccination Immune Response Study

April 26, 2012

This project will evaluate NSAIDs' effect on a horse's ability to benefit from a commercial influenza vaccine.... Read More

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Three-Day Eventing Horse Inspections

April 25, 2012

Horse inspections are designed solely to evaluate the horse's "fitness to compete" in the competition ahead.... Read More

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Calif. State Veterinarian Recommends Equine WNV Vaccinations

April 20, 2012

In 2011, 15 horses in California were confirmed positive for WNV; four of those 15 were euthanized. ... Read More