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What Do Horse Owners Need to Know about Strangles?

December 24, 2020

There are few diseases more critical to prevent than strangles when it comes to your horse’s health. Strangles is an upper respiratory infection caused by a bacterium called “streptococcus equi.” While these bacteria can infect horses of any age, strangles more significantly affects horses between one and five years old.

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