Neogen launches ThyroKare™ Equine Powder

Neogen is proud to introduce the newly reformulated ThyroKare™ Equine Powder. Now available in both one-pound and 10-pound offerings, ThyroKare Equine Powder is a levothyroxine sodium supplement for horses.

“When I first introduced the new formulation to horses during on-farm testing, I was amazed how quickly it was consumed,” said Neogen’s Professional Services Veterinarian Dr. […]

Threat of equine botulism realized after sudden death of ponies

In Winterton, Canada, two owners are mourning the sudden loss of their Newfoundland ponies after it’s believed they ate grass contaminated with botulism toxins.

Equine botulism, a rare but fatal neurologic disease, can occur suddenly in horses after they ingest toxins produced by a type of bacteria known as Clostridium botulinum. This bacteria can be […]

You have been warned: Stay away from these deadly toxins

When it comes to deadly poisons many people often think of cyanide, arsenic or strychnine as some of the most dangerous ones out there. However, a recent article points out that although these poisons are well known, there are several others that have been deemed the most deadly.

The LD50 (lethal dose, 50%) is the […]