May 14, 2011 - Deworming

  • May 10, 2011
  • 1,770 Downloads
  • File Size: 1.8MB
Download Report File Size: 1.8MB

Trade Zone: Deworming

Owners are often concerned about internal parasites—maybe a little too concerned—and their actions to rid horses of all parasites are leading to the unintended consequences of making ome deworming products ineffective.

To get a better handle on controlling equine internal parasites, owners need to understand parasites, their life cycles, and the effects deworming has on a herd. Many oral medicines are available over the counter to treat common parasites, but the problem is they have been overused, fueling parasite resistance to these compounds.

Some owners believe if they don’t deworm all of their horses frequently, then they are not doing everything they can to protect their horses, explains Dr. Debra Collins Ruffin Taylor, an associate professor at Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, in Alabama.

To continue reading, click the "Download" button at the bottom of this page.

Sponsors:

Horsemen's Laboratory (www.horsemenslab.com)
Dandy Products, Inc. (www.dandyproducts.net)
Linear Rubber Products, Inc. (www.rubbermats.com)
Quillin Leather & Tack (www.quillin.com)
The Pond Lady (www.thepondlady.com)

 

Reproduction Takeaways from the AAEP Convention - March 12, 2011
Pre-Breeding Management of the Mare
- February 12, 2011
Sound Check - January 15, 2011
The Healthy Foal - December 11, 2010
Stallion Register 2011 - Equine Insurance: Why Is It Important? - December 6, 2010
Breeding Decisions: To Retire or Keep Racing? - November 13, 2010
Balance Is Key To Proper Feed Program
- October 30, 2010
First Aid and Wound Care
- September 18, 2010
Looking at EPM
  - August, 21, 2010
A Safer Ride
- July 17, 2010
Hoof Care for Thoroughbreds
  - June 12, 2010
Parasite Control
- May 22, 2010
AAEP Focus on Disease Treatment, Prevention
- April 24, 2010
AAEP 2009: Focus on Horse Health News
- March 20, 2010
AAEP 2009: The Latest on Lameness Treatments
- February 13, 2010
Foal Health - January 9, 2010
Common Reproductive Problems in Mares - December 5, 2009

View more...

 

Related Reports

Browse Folders