Jeffrey Cook, DVM

Jeffrey Cook, DVM, is an ambulatory veterinarian with Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky.

Articles by: Jeffrey Cook, DVM

Strangles: How to Protect Your Horse

Strangles: Dispelling the Myths

The infection caused by the bacteria Streptococcus equi,, commonly known as strangles, has been described in horses for almost 800 years. The name strangles describes the condition in which an affected horse is suffocated as lymph nodes i

Read More

More From The Horse

horse in stable
how to protect your horse from equine influenza; Massachusetts Horse Owners Urged to Vaccinate
Poll Recap: Savvy Seniors
When is an Older Horse Ready for Senior Feed?

Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with

FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com

Sponsored Content

Weekly Poll

sponsored by:

Where do you go to find information on pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (PPID)? Select all that apply.
27 votes · 40 answers

Readers’ Most Popular