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Many procedures that are routinely accomplished in domestic animals with minimal restraint require anesthesia for the welfare and safety of both the zoo animal and veterinarian. Therefore, the chemical immobilization of wild and exotic animals in …Read More
The direct administration of anti-inflammatory drugs into joints to provide relief from discomfort remains a common practice in many sectors of the equine industry. Unfortunately, many of these medications are corticosteroids, which have become c …Read More
Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) is a disease that affects the central nervous system of horses and which is caused by the protozoal organism. The name given to the protozoan organism shown to be the primary causative agent for EPM is Sarc …Read More
Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) is a disease of the horse that affects the central nervous system. Equine obviously refers to the horse, protozoal refers to the type of organism that causes the disease and myeloencephalitis refers to tha …Read More