Parasites found to release tiny packages of genetic material into the cells of their victim.
Category: Parasite Control
Case diagnosed in Icelandic stallion, but treatment was unable to save his life.
“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.