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Heat Stress Awareness in Horses

July 25, 2019

During the warmer summer months, horses are at a greater risk of heat stress and resulting complications. Horse owners need to be aware of horses most at risk (older horses, transported horses, heat index, etc.) , signs of heat stress, and practice preventative measures to avoid it from occurring. For additional information and current updates on heat stress in horses, and preventative options available, visit HorseDVM's Heat Stress Page.