Controlling Parasites in Your Horse

What is the difference between Strategic, Evidenced-Based and Selective Deworming?

What is the difference between Strategic, Evidenced-Based and Selective Deworming?

  All three terms refer to the same method for controlling your horse’s internal parasites.  Whether you call it Strategic, Evidenced-Based or Sel...

How NOT to get poop on your hands when collecting a fecal sample.

How NOT to get poop on your hands when collecting a fecal sample.

How NOT to get poop on your hands when collecting a fecal sample from your horse.

What is a fecal egg count test?

What is a fecal egg count test?

This entry is an introduction to fecal egg count testing.  It describes a fecal egg count test, briefly touches on shedder and contaminator categories, and discusses how often and when to test.

Welcome to Controlling Parasites in Your Horse Blog

Welcome to Controlling Parasites in Your Horse Blog

Welcome to the Controlling Parasites in Your Horse blog.  This entry discusses why the blog was started, what was the motivation for the blog and why on earth would anybody write about fecal egg count testing.