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Sunday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

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Worldwide bits and bites

Canada:

Tackling “GI blues”: Why a horse’s stomach is their Achilles heel – Horsetalk.co.nz Gastrointestinal diseases are the leading cause of death in horses, and a Canadian researcher is assessing whether nutraceuticals can help.

 
Italy:

Horses can smell fear, study confirms – Horse & Hound ‘These findings can probably open the way of understanding the unexpected behavior of horses when interacting with humans’

 


 
United States:

Nonhealing Equine Conjunctivitis? Parasites Might be to Blame – The Horse Periocular habronemiasis appears as granulous lesions around the eye as a result of parasite infestations. While it was once more common in tropical and subtropical climates, veterinarians have begun diagnosing it in regions as far north as Europe and the United States.
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