Botulism & Shaker Foal

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What’s in Your Horse’s Water?

Water is an essential nutrient for horses. Find out why it’s important to keep your horses’ water sources clean and explore common challenges horse owners face.

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Botulism in Horses

The 3 equine forms of this neuromuscular disease are found in many areas of North America.

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Equine Vaccination Do’s and Don’ts

Determining exactly which vaccines a horse needs can be confusing. Here are some basic do’s and don’ts to make sure you’re providing the disease protection your horse needs.

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AAEP Updates Vaccination Guidelines

The guidelines make new recommendations for core and risk-based vaccines for horses. The committee further emphasizes that routine vaccinations are considered essential during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Equine Colic Imitators

Many other conditions besides colic can cause coliclike signs. And as with colic, delayed treatment or misdiagnosis can have serious consequences. Here’s what you need to know.

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Botulism in Horses: An Update

Equine 911: Botulism

Go step-by-step through the experience of botulism diagnosis and treatment with Dr. Daniela Luethy.

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Botulism: Deadly to Horses

Horses are one of the most susceptible species to botulism. Find out how to protect your horse from this deadly neurologic disease. 

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Botulism Fact Sheet

Botulism in Horses

Horses are highly susceptible to botulism, which causes neurologic disease and death. Download this free fact sheet to learn more!

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