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How can you protect your horses from equisetum - a weed toxic to horses?

Toxic Plant in Utah Hay Blamed for 9 Horse Deaths

As a result, the hay masked the less palatable toxic plant. Commonly called "horsetail," horses are highly susceptible to illness or death due to equisetum toxicity when consumed in large amounts. ...
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NC Investigators Narrow Contaminated Blister Beetle Hay to 500 Bales

NC Investigators Narrow Contaminated Blister Beetle Hay to 500 Bales

After six horses died from eating alfalfa contaminated with blister beetles, North Carolina officials say they have determined a single load of 500 bales from Kansas was the source of the problem. The hay was delivered th...
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Six Horses Dead from Blister Beetles in Alfalfa

Six Horses Dead, Stop Sale Ordered on Blister Beetle Contaminated Alfalfa: NC Officials

North Carolina officials have issued a stop-sale order on the blister beetle contaminated alfalfa shipped from Kansas. Six horse deaths are now attributed to the tainted hay, according to officials....
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Blister Beetles in Alfalfa Blamed for Death of 4 North Carolina Horses

Blister Beetles in Alfalfa Blamed for 4 NC Horses' Deaths

Four equines in North Carolina have died from striped blister beetle poisoning after eating alfalfa shipped from the midwest. A story you'll only see here in this breaking exclusive......
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