Equine veterinarians help another 1,600 horses with free vaccines
This brings the total number of horses served by the program to more than 4,000.
The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) and Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health co-sponsor the campaign, which offers free vaccines for eastern equine encephalomyelitis, western equine encephalomyelitis, rabies, tetanus, equine influenza, and equine herpesvirus.
August 1 is the deadline for fall vaccination applications. To qualify, facilities must have tax-exempt status, follow the AAEP Care Guidelines for Equine Rescue and Retirement Facilities, and work with an AAEP-member veterinarian.