Medications and Drugs

Equine Vaccination Basics

Equine Vaccination Basics

Vaccines are among the most effective weapons for protecting horses against the ravages of disease. Learn how vaccinations work to protect your horse and view two sample vaccination schedules, for the pleasure horse & performance horse.

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Exercise After Vaccinations: How soon is too soon?

A veterinarian discusses how soon after vaccination a horse can go back to work.

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Ten Reasons to Love Sticky Ichthammol Ointment

It may be smelly, sticky and sort of gross, but the drawing salve ichthammol can't be beat in terms of versatility and affordability.

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Harnessing the Power of DMSO

Is DMSO a miracle drug or dangerous toxin? Here's everything you need to know about using the power of DMSO safely and effectively.

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Higher Bute Doses: No Benefit But Higher Risks

A study of bute finds no benefits in higher doses, but higher risks.

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EQUUS Chart: Equine Medication Basics

Download this handy list of the nine types of drugs commonly administered to horses and what they do. From the editors of EQUUS magazine.