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Vesticular Stomatitis – Jan 2015

Posted on 19 January 2015 | 2:15 pm

Vesicular Stomatitis In light of the recent cases reported in southern Arizona, the following is a basic overview of the viral disease Vesicular Stomatitis. In the United States this virus generally occurs in the Southwestern and Western states with a wide variation in number of cases that occur and locations that are affected each year.  […]...  more»

Foaling Vaccination Schedule

Posted on 31 July 2013 | 11:12 am

Now that long awaited foals are on the ground and learning to run, buck, and play, it is time to consider measures that you as an owner can take to help them have a long happy life.  One of these preventative health measures is vaccination against diseases that can have devastating effects on the horse […]...  more»

Placenta Evaluation

Posted on 13 April 2012 | 11:32 am

By Patrick M. McCue, DVM, PhD, Diplomate American College of Theriogenologists The placenta is the connection between the developing fetus and the mare and provides the means for obtaining nutrition and for gas exchange.  Examination of the placenta can offer valuable insight into the health of the newborn foal. Consequently, it is recommended that owners, farm […]...  more»