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Vaccination

Can I Vaccinate My Own Horse?

Some horse owners choose to get vaccines from catalogs or feed stores, and vaccinate their horses themselves. Others may choose…

3 years ago

Field Guide to Equine Vaccines

Eastern Equine Encephalitis/Western Equine Encephalitis (EEE and WEE) Largely safe, minimal risk, pretty effective at preventing very serious diseases that…

3 years ago

Ask the Vet: Fall Vaccinations for Horses

In our Ask the Vet column, Dr. Lydia Gray answers your horse-health questions. Q: Why do we give shots in…

4 years ago

Vaccination Frequency for Horses

A vet prepares vaccines for a horse's annual spring shots. Q: With my dog and cat, vaccination schedules are becoming…

5 years ago

Ask the Vet: Vaccinations for Newborn Foals

Q: I always thought that foals had to have shots pretty early on, just like human babies. My friend says…

5 years ago

Ask the Vet: Vaccinations for At-Home Horses

Q: All of my horses are now retired from competing and I keep them at home where there aren’t other…

5 years ago

Ask the Vet: DIY Vaccinations

Q: I own two off-track Thoroughbreds that live at home. I have been considering self-vaccination for my mare and gelding.…

5 years ago

Does Your Horse Need Fall Vaccines?

As fresh, crisp, fall air starts to fill the barn and trail ride vistas turn into paint pallets of colorful…

6 years ago

Vaccinating Young Horses

The years between weaning your foal and starting him under saddle at age three or four are important as they…

7 years ago

Horse Vaccination Chart

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) have released revised vaccination guidelines. Click the image to the right for an…

7 years ago