AAEP has published guidelines for identification, management and prevention of rotavirus, a leading cause of diarrhea in foals up to six months of age.
Though rabies is 100% fatal and can spread to humans, vaccinating every horse, every spring can help prevent rabies.
The important thing to realize is that these changes are occurring in every horse with elevated insulin, whether they are recognized to be in pain or not.
Mosquitoes that have become infected by feeding on virus-carrying birds are responsible for transmitting diseases to other birds, horses and people.
While dogs are vaccinated against rabies without question, the majority of horses – who are often at higher risk – are not vaccinated.
For horse owners, infectious diseases and musculoskeletal diseases followed colic/gastrointestinal/liver issues as the most pressing equine health care issues.
For caregivers concerned about the health of their metabolic horses, this (springtime) can be a busy time...
Arrival of spring means it's time to make a vaccination appointment to help guard your horse against all core diseases.
It has been found that previously immunized horses may not be protected from a new strain of Equine Influenza.
To uncover genetics of the cancer, researchers sequenced genomes of mucosal melanoma tumors from human, canine and equine patients diagnosed with the disease.