There has been a reported case of Easter Equine Encephalitis in Claire County. The affected horse was an unvaccinated 2 year old filly. In 2019, Michigan experienced the largest EEE outbreak in state history with 50 animals and 10 humans being diagnosed. Michigan Large Animal Associates continues to advocate for proper vaccination of equine animals … More Eastern Equine Encephalitis Reported in Michigan, Summer 2020
Spring is on its way again which means it’s time to prepare for the arrival of our spring calf crop. Remember, the biggest key to having healthy calves is to start with healthy cows. This means providing optimal nutrition for the mothers-to-be, as well as an up to date vaccination and deworming program. Vaccination of … More Have a Healthy Calving Season!
Coggins season is upon us! But what is Coggins and what does it entail? Coggins is an infectious disease clinically called Equine Infectious Anemia or EIA. It is often referred to as Coggins because the scientist that developed the first effective and reliable test back in the 1970’s was Dr. Leroy Coggins. To this … More Coggins: What is it and why do we test annually?