Snake Bite Vaccination Guidelines

Snake Bite Vaccination Guidelines

Tetanus Vaccination Guidelines

Tetanus toxoid is a core equine vaccine and should be included in equine immunization programs for every horse annually.

Venezuelan Equine Encephalomyelitis Vaccination Guidelines

Venezuelan Equine Encephalomyelitis Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Influenza Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Influenza Vaccination Guidelines

West Nile Virus Vaccination Guidelines

West Nile Virus Vaccination Guidelines

Rabies Vaccination Guidelines

Rabies Vaccination Guidelines

Eastern & Western Equine Encephalomyelitis Vaccination Guidelines

Eastern & Western Equine Encephalomyelitis Vaccination Guidelines

Rotaviral Diarrhea Vaccination Guidelines

Rotaviral Diarrhea Vaccination Guidelines

Potomac Horse Fever Vaccination Guidelines

Potomac Horse Fever Vaccination Guidelines

Leptospirosis Vaccination Guidelines

Leptospirosis Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Herpesvirus (Rhinopneumonitis) Vaccination Guidelines

Equine Herpesvirus (Rhinopneumonitis) Vaccination Guidelines

Botulism Vaccination Guidelines

Botulism Vaccination Guidelines

Anthrax Vaccination Guidelines

Anthrax Vaccination Guidelines

General Biosecurity Guidelines

For the purposes of these guidelines, biosecurity includes all practices intended to…

Wage War on Equine Parasites

To get rid of parasites before they attack your horse, follow these…

Protect Your Horse from EIA

The following guidelines from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) will…

Learn to Recognize Your Horse’s Dental Problems

Look for the following indicators of dental problems from the American Association…

10 Tips for Weight Reduction in the Overweight Horse

When implementing a weight-loss program for the overweight horse, it’s important to…

Be Prepared for an Equine Health Emergency

Follow these guidelines from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) to…

10 Tips for Caring for the Older Horse

Follow these guidelines to develop a total management plan for your older…

10 Tips for Fighting Fungus-Infected Fescue

Follow these management tips from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP)…

Don’t Skip the Purchase Exam

Guidelines from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) will help ensure…

Help Your Foal Grow with Proper Nutrition

Guidelines from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) to help you…

10 Tips for Preventing Colic

Although not every case is avoidable, the following guidelines from the American…

10 Tips for Reducing Your Horse’s West Nile Risk

As a horse owner, prevention is the key to reducing your horse’s…

Help Your Mare Have a Safe Delivery

Follow these suggestions from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) to…

Learn to Recognize the Signs of Laminitis

As a horse owner, it is important to recognize the signs of…

Learn to Recognize the Symptoms of EPM

Use this checklist of symptoms from the American Association of Equine Practitioners…

Reduce Your Horse’s Gastric Ulcer Risk

The treatment and prevention of gastric ulcers is directed at removing predisposing…

Understanding Your Horse Insurance Responsibilities

Whether a horse is purchased for personal or business reasons, ownership represents…

Client Education Presentation: Foal Growth

This presentation will help better educate your clients on the fundamentals of…

Client Education Presentation: Equine Herpesvirus

Educate your clients on the clinical signs of EHV and the steps…

Client Education Presentation: Understanding Equine Strangles

Educate your clients on information regarding Strangles.

Client Education Presentation: The Older Horse

This presentation provides an overview of the special care and nutrition for…

Client Education Presentation: Hay Quality and Nutrition

Evaluating your horse’s nutritional needs and minimizing the risk to your horse’s…

Adult Horse Vaccination Chart

CORE VACCINATIONS protect against diseases that are endemic to a region, are…

Foal Vaccination Chart

The two categories reflect differences in the foal’s susceptibility to disease and…

AAEP Guidelines on Equine Exercise

In circumstances where horse owners are unable to regularly ride or otherwise…

Client Education Presentation: Disaster Preparedness

This presentation provides your clients with ways to be more prepared for…

Client Education Presentation: Emergency Care

Help your clients become more familiar with basic first aid and how…

Client Education Presentation: Emergency Care

Help your clients become more familiar with basic first aid and how…

Client Education Presentation: Dental Care

Help educate your clients on the importance of regular dental care for…

Client Education Presentation: Colic

This presentation drives home the message of minimizing colic through proper management,…

Strangles Vaccination Guidelines

Streptococcus equi subspecies equi (S. equi) is the bacterium which causes the…

Client Education Presentation: Laminitis

This presentation offers an overview of the causes of laminitis as well…

Client Education Presentation: Lameness Exams

Help your clients become more familiar with the signs of lameness and…

Client Education Presentation: Internal Parasites

This presentation will provide your clients with information regarding internal parasites and…

Client Education Presentation: Immunizations

Inform your clients on the importance of vaccinations and minimizing the risk…

AAEP Position on Telehealth

Telehealth is an indispensable collaborative tool for equine veterinarians to enhance diagnostic…

Results from the 2018 AHP Equine Industry Survey

The downloadable report summarizes the results from the five main sections of the 2018 AHP Equine Industry Survey

AAEP/AVMA Economic Report

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) partnered with the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) early in 2016 to produce a survey that explored the economics of the equine segment of the veterinary profession.

EHV FAQ for Owners

FAQ: Regarding Equine Herpesvirus (EHV)

Client Education Presentation: Foaling Mare and Newborn

Help your clients prepare for a safe and successful delivery.

Client Education Presentation: The Expectant Mare

This presentation will educate your clients on how to assure the health…

Client Education Presentation: Poisonous Plants

All poisonous plants are worth recognizing. The following presentation was developed to…

Client Education Presentation: Overweight Horse

Help educate your clients on the importance of feeding a healthy diet…

Client Education Presentation: Neurology

Inform your clients the causes of some of the most common neurological…

Horse Owner Vaccination Guidelines

An article by Dr. Rober Holland outlining horse owner vaccination guidelines

Guidelines for Equine Veterinary Case Referral

Executive Summary The Veterinary Oath obligates practicing veterinarians to use their knowledge…

Veterinary Management of Broodmares

It is the opinion of the AAEP that the commonly used diagnostic…

Genetic Defects

Introduction and Definitions A. Congenital Defects: Congenital defects include all undesirable traits and pathologic conditions…

Dental Malocclusions

Madibular brachygnathism (“parrot mouth” or MAL2) is the condition in which the…

Cryptorchid – Definition

The AAEP has adopted the following definition of retained testicle or cryptorchid. Cryptorchid:…

Contingency Fees

It is not ethical for a veterinarian to enter into agreements with…