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Your Horse’s First Aid Kit

Your Horse’s First Aid Kit

Do you have a first aid kit prepared for your horses? While a first aid kit is not meant to substitute veterinary care, it can be incredibly helpful in emergencies to help stabilize your horse until the vet can attend. Your kit will include essential equipment, as...

Bull Breeding Soundness Exam

Bull Breeding Soundness Exam

Spring is fast approaching and the breeding season is right around the corner. In order to ensure a successful breeding season, a bull breeding soundness exam (BSE) is essential. Most bulls are capable of breeding cows, however, some may be “sub-fertile” resulting in...

Beef Cow Fall Program

Beef Cow Fall Program

Fall is an important time in the management of beef cows. Valuable management can include pregnancy exams, vaccinations, deworming and delousing.  Pregnancy exams done in the fall can determine whether or not a cow is bred. Early determination of open cows can have a...

Septic Arthritis in Cattle

Septic Arthritis in Cattle

Septic arthritis (commonly known as joint infections) are common in all breeds of cattle and can be life threatening to the animal. They are most commonly seen in young calves as secondary infections to umbilical (navel) infections shortly after birth. They may also...

Vitamin E and Selenium for Your Horse

Vitamin E and Selenium for Your Horse

Vitamin E and Selenium are involved in many systems within the body. Selenium is a mineral which is important for wound healing, stress tolerance, fetal development, healthy hair coat, and detoxification of drugs and other chemicals. In addition, selenium is critical...

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