Faecal Egg Count (FEC) monitoring is a vital component of determining when and which animals to treat. Regular use of FECs means that less anthelmintic (wormer) is used and therefore the selection pressure for resistant worms is reduced. Veterinary Medicines Directorate.
The importance of implementing an appropriate worming programme for your horse should not be underestimated. Parasitic worms can adversely affect the health and wellbeing of horses and ponies of all ages. These internal parasites can do irreversible damage to the gut and other organs and be responsible for poor body […]