More care needed for older horses

February 2010
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/20/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p223
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research led by Gina Pinchbeck of University of Liverpool in England regarding the need of older horses for veterinary treatment. It mentions that these horses received fewer vaccinations, and veterenarians and farriers rarley visited them. It states that questionnaires were distributed, and the results showed that these horses need to have an annual check-up with the veterinarians, and to be vaccinated against flu or tetanus.


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