More than 800 readers of TheHorse.com responded to a poll asking, "What would make you stop using a rotational deworming program?"
Results were as follows:
Proof that it isn't necessary/working on my farm: 42.31% (341)
A recommendation from my vet: 24.94% (201)
Nothing, I think rotating dewormers is best for my horse: 13.77% (111)
I don't currently rotate dewormers: 12.53% (101)
Other: 6.45% (52)
Readers shared what their thoughts on rotational deworming in the comments below.
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Poll sponsored by Merial.