EMS did not appear to significantly impact horses’ humoral responses compared to age-matched controls, researchers said.
Horses with significant cardiac arrhythmias or ones found during multiple sessions might be less likely to race.
Researchers ran four tests on the same group of horses to compare results and determine sensitivity and specificity.
Still, the researchers found that spontaneous recovery is possible following trichothecene intoxication in horses.
Researchers learned that the total bacterial load was higher in horses with heaves than in healthy horses, and more.
Researchers found that 69% and 54% of polo ponies examined had glandular and squamous ulcers, respectively.
Lavage systems placed in the upper and lower eyelids developed complications 12.8% and 22.2% of the time, respectively.
Firocoxib and acetaminophen showed promise in alleviating acute equine foot pain, researchers found.
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