Understand the costs of veterinary care before you’re faced with a sick or injured horse

Over the last 20 years I have owned eight horses. Unfortunately, I’ve dealt with serious injuries or illnesses with three of them. My first horse required arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone chip from her ankle. There went $1,500. She later contracted the potentially fatal neurologic disease botulism while in foal. After maxing out my $5,000 in major medical coverage to trea

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