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Lessons Learned from West Nile Virus

Posted by Joyce Harman, DVM on Jul 21st 2022

Lessons Learned from West Nile Virus

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s helpful to go back a bit and examine how West Nile virus (WNV) came into this country and how it behaved. Although the method of transmission is totally differe …

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Vaccinations Rethought

Posted by Joyce Harman, DVM on Jul 21st 2022

Vaccinations Rethought

Article summaryThe vaccine issue is a complex one. There is not one perfect answer as to whether to vaccinate or not, or what to use. It is clear that annual vaccines can have negative effects on our …

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Nutrition Feeding the Horse with Winter Laminitis

Posted by Joyce Harman, DVM on Jul 21st 2022

Nutrition Feeding the Horse with Winter Laminitis

Horses with winter laminitis often have more advanced disease, or are older, than the general group of Insulin Resistant horses or those diagnosed with PPID (commonly known as Cushing’s disease). From …

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Demystifying Hemp and CBD in the Equine

Posted by Joyce Harman, DVM on Jul 21st 2022

Demystifying Hemp and CBD in the Equine

by Joyce Harman, DVMHemp is all of the buzz these days, and for good reason. It’s a plant with literally thousands of uses. Hemp is used for clothing, to fuel, to paper and everything in between. It …

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