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Vaccinating Your Horse

You can protect your horses against many diseases by vaccinating them. Not all horses need all vaccinations. But here are the diseases that can be prevented or lessened by vaccinating.

Learn About Rotavirus in Foals
If you have an adult horse you don't need to worry about rotavirus. Rotavirus is a serious but treatable illness in foals. Learn about equine rotavirus, how it's caused and how to best treat and prevent it.

Learn About Rabies in Horses
Learn about rabies in horses and the importance of vaccination. Learn how to prevent the spread of rabies and what to do if you suspect one of your pets has been bit by a rabid animal.

Why You Should Vaccinate Your Horse
Learn about the four core vaccines your horse should get on a yearly basis.

Learn About Potomac Horse Fever
Learn about Potomac Horse Fever, how it's caused, the treatment and how you can protect your horse.

Learn About Botulism Poisoning
Botulism poisoning is rare, but it does happen, so be informed. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention of equine botulism.

Equine Western, Eastern and Venezuelan Equine Encephalomyelitis
A profile of EEE, WEE, VEE, Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis, Western Equine Encephalomyelitis, and Venezuelan Equine Encephalomyelitis. Causes, effects, prevention, symptoms and treatments are explained.

Is There a Vaccine to Protect Horses Against EPM?
Is there a vaccine to protect horses from EPM? Here is the answer to your questions about vaccinating for EPM.

Learn About Anthrax Poisoning in Horses
Anthrax poisoning is very rare but it is wise to be informed about the causes, symptoms and treatment. Here is a profile of anthrax poisoning in horses.

Equine Viral Arteritis or EVA
Learn about Equine Viral Arteritis. This virus is of particular concern to owners of broodmares and stallions.

Vaccinations to Protect Your Horse
This is a list of the different vaccinations that you can have your vet administer to protect your horse from a variety of diseases. This information can help you choose which vaccinations are right for your situation.

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