Case diagnosed in Icelandic stallion, but treatment was unable to save his life.
Category: Parasite Control
“We are very excited about these results,” says parasitologist.
Indications of developing resistance found in British research.
“The survey results are worrying.” – vet
Expert explains risk of cyathostominosis.
Enormous reduction in worm burdens reported.
“It is important to maintain a meticulous worm control programme throughout pregnancy.”
Test developed as concerns mount that the parasite is making a comeback.
Parasitologist seeks backing for testing probiotic against worms.
Owners urged to tackle tapeworms, encysted small redworms, bots in autumn/winter.
Horse owners largely unaware of resistance threat – survey.
Venture in Alberta, Canada, enables owners to deworm horses with Ivermectin for just $5 each.
Fewer than 3 per cent of horse owners test the parasite burden of their animals.