More than 290 readers of TheHorse.com responded to a poll asking, "How much would you pay for a platelet-rich plasma treatment for your horse?"

results of poll on platelet-rich plasma

Results were as follows:

  • I’ve never used it on my horse: 71.67%
  • Less than $400: 8.87%
  • $400-600: 8.53%
  • More than $800: 6.48%
  • 600-$800: 4.44%

Readers shared their thoughts on using platelet-rich plasma with their horses in the comments below.

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  • what’s the purpose?
  • Look into it but was discouraged because the tendon injury was old
  • don’t know about this treatment
  • Our vet used this to treat an eye injury.
  • the kits cost vet $380 plus the expertise and time to administer -well worth $800
  • Just because y