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Tips to Prevent or Minimize Vaccination Reactions

  • Use proper techniques to minimize the chances of a vaccination reaction
  • Learn about common and rare vaccination reactions
  • Practical advice from a veterinarian, related by well known author Heather Smith Thomas
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He usually knows when you're happy, he usually knows when you're sad, but he always knows when you have carrots!Unknown

Today's glossary term


The distance between consecutive steps of a given foot. One stride is completed with the movement of all four feet.

Tip of the day

While humans sense of smell is inferior to many animals (including horses), pay attention to unusual smells around your horse and in your barn. Disease and disease causing conditions are often denoted by a bad smell.

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