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Neogen sponsors Whole Horse Wellness Seminar open to farriers, vets

The invitation is open to veterinarians, vet technicians and farriers for the Whole Horse Wellness Seminar, presented by Kinetic Vet, to be held July 22-23. Experts and lecturers from across the country will be convening at The Jaeckle Centre and Equine Performax in Thompson Station, Tenn., for the event. Walk-in registrations will be accepted.

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Botulism Type B: A Preventable, Deadly Disease

Equine botulism kills without warning, and seemingly, without a trace.

Please join us to learn more about this deadly disease and what you can do to protect your horses and foals.

It’s time to spread the word. It’s time to expose botulism.

What: A botulism seminar presented by Dr. Joe Lyman in […]

Upcoming equine botulism seminars

Neogen is hosting two upcoming equine botulism seminars and invites you to attend! Details are below and there is a complimentary dinner and an opportunity to win door prizes at both seminars.

Title of seminar: Botulism Exposed

What: Neogen and Dr. Shannon Oliver of Century Equine are hosting an equine botulism seminar presented by Dr. […]

Combating equine botulism myths – Part five

Editor’s note: When it comes to equine botulism, there’s a lot of misinformation out there. In our latest series, we hope to tackle some common misconceptions about the disease. For our first post on a myth surrounding the geographic location of botulism, click here. For our second post on round bales, click here, for our […]

Botulism podcast available

A new podcast is helping to answer questions about equine botulism.

It features Dr. Amy Johnson of the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine, who has been a featured speaker on botulism several times on The Horse, along with Neogen veterinarians. In the latest podcast, Dr. Johnson discusses botulism types, prevalence and symptoms.

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Ask the Vet Live to host botulism session

Want to learn more about equine botulism? Tune into The Horse.com’s Ask the Vet Live segment at 8 p.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 21 for information on the disease, from risk factors to signs and symptoms.

The segment will feature Neogen’s Director of Professional Services Dr. James Little and Dr. Allison Stewart, a professor of equine […]

Free continuing education course on botulism offered tomorrow

Veterinarians wishing to learn more about equine botulism and also earn continuing education (CE) credits have a chance to do so tomorrow.

Neogen is hosting a free equine botulism seminar that is worth two Registry of Approved Continuing Education (RACE)-approved CE credits tomorrow at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Penn. […]

Neogen hosts botulism seminar as part of outreach

Vets, horse owners and industry representatives gathered at the New England Equine Medical and Surgical Center earlier this week to learn about botulism.

The seminar featured Neogen’s Director of Professional Services, Dr. James Little, who gave a presentation on equine botulism and fielded questions regarding the disease and prevention. The seminar was part of Neogen’s […]

More than one route to toxicity: Wound botulism (Part three)

Moderator’s note: Horses acquire botulism in one of three ways. This three-part series delves into the different routes of transmission and prevention methods. Part one looked at forage poisoning while part two discussed toxoinfectious botulism.

Wound botulism

Unlike the other methods of transmission, wound botulism can occur without the horse ingesting Clostridium botulinum spores or […]

Botulism seminar slated for August

A little knowledge can help a lot.

As part of our outreach efforts, Neogen is teaming up with the New England Equine Medical and Surgical Center, PLLC, to host an equine botulism seminar for horse owners in August. The event is free and open to the public. Those who wish to attend should register by […]