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Pasture Weeds: Most Toxic to Horses

Poison hemlock, cocklebur, Johnsongrass, and common ragweed can all be poisonous to horses under the right conditions. Dr. William Witt of the University of Kentucky discusses these weeds’ habitats and how to get rid of them.

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Veterinary Ophthalmology

Dr. Claire Latimer of the Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital discusses veterinary ophthalmology, signs of eye problems, and treatment strategies.

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Stem Cell Collection

Dr. Scott Hopper demonstrates the procedure for collecting bone marrow for stem cell therapy.

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Botulism: A Deadly Toxin

Botulism results from a deadly toxin that strikes horses swiftly, but exposure can easily be prevented. Dr. Rocky Mason of Hagyard Equine Medical institute tells us more.

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