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Black Brook Veterinary Services follows the most current AAEP parasite control guidelines. For adult horses who have previously been low to moderate shedders, we recommend twice yearly Fecal Egg Count tests, typically mid-spring and again in the fall just after the first hard frost. Based on results, our recommendations are as follows:

Horses under the age of 2 years require fecal testing and a slightly different management protocol. Please call or ask the Veterinarian at your appointment about the best plan for your foal. 

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