Vaccinations and Diseases

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Vaccinations and Diseases

  1. 1. EQUINE MEDICINE Vaccinations and Diseases
  2. 2. Foal Immunity • Passive • Active •Titer
  3. 3. Vaccinations • Passive • Another animal • Active • Live antigens • Ideal • Effectiveness • Type • Site • Variations • Age • Stresses
  4. 4. Disease • Infectious • Contagious • Environment • Other animals • Noninfectious • Non-contagious • Environment • Nutrition • Genetics
  5. 5. Vaccinations • Influenza • Infectious-Viral • Any horse • Clinical signs • Fever • Eye discharge • Nasal discharge • Cough
  6. 6. Vaccinations • Tetanus • Noninfectious-Bacteria • Any horse • Clinical signs • Rigid muscles • Reluctance to move • Third eyelid showing
  7. 7. Vaccinations • Rhinopneumonitis-Herpes • Infectious-Virus • EHV-1 • Any horse • Clinical signs • Respiratory Disease • Neurologic Disease • Abortion • EHV-4 • Young horses • Clinical signs • Respiratory Disease
  8. 8. Vaccinations • Rotavirus • Infectious-Virus • Young animals • Clinical signs • Diarrhea • Colic • Dehydration
  9. 9. Vaccinations • Equine Viral Arteritis • Infectious-Viral • Any horse • Males-carrier • Clinical signs • Respiratory Disease • Limb edema • Abortion
  10. 10. Vaccinations • Eastern Equine Encephalomyelitis • Western Equine Encephalomyelitis • Infectious-Viral • Any horse • Clinical signs • Fever • Neurologic signs
  11. 11. Vaccinations • Strangles • Infectious-Bacterial • Young horses • Clinical signs • Fever • Sore throat • Swelling/abscess under jaw • Nasal discharge • Cough
  12. 12. Vaccinations • West Nile Virus • Noninfectious-Virus • Any horse • Clinical signs • Fever • Muscle twitching • Neurologic signs
  13. 13. Vaccinations • Rabies • Infectious-Virus • All animals • Clinical signs • Aggression • Neurologic signs • Excessive salivation
  14. 14. Vaccinations • Potomac Horse Fever • Noninfectious-Parasite • All horses • Clinical signs • High fever • Diarrhea • Colic • Laminitis
  15. 15. Vaccinations • Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis • Noninfectious-Parasite • Any horse • Clinical signs • Depend on location • Asymmetrical
  16. 16. Vaccinations • AAEP Core Vaccines • Influenza • Rhinopneumonitis • Tetanus • Eastern, Western Encephalomyolitis • West Nile Virus • Rabies
  17. 17. Vaccinations • Pregnant Mares • Rhinopneumonitis • Month 3,5,7,9 • Core vaccine boosters • 30 days before foaling date

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