There have been various cases of Equine Influenza reported in the UK already this year.
Equine Influenza Clinical Signs:
- Rise in body temperature
- Harsh dry cough
- Initial clear nasal discharge becoming more pus like over a few days
- Loss of appetite
- Enlarged glands
- Occasional pneumonia (particularly in foals and yearlings)
The Animal Health Trust & BHA have recommended that horses should receive an Equine Influenza booster every 6 months in order to enhance herd immunity and provide the best possibility of protection.
Should your horse need to re-start their vaccinations due to never being vaccinated or due to their current vaccinations being lapsed – make the most of our Vaccine Amnesty. Book in your 1st vaccination between 1st February & 31st March to receive the 2nd vaccination free of charge. Terms & Conditions apply!