Vaccination Schedule for Pregnant Mares

Mare Foal 2Stage of Gestation:

Pre-Breeding

  • Eastern & Western Encephalomyelitis
  • Tetanus
  • Rhino(EHV)
  • Influenza
  • Strangles
  • West Nile
  • Rabies
  • Check Teeth

5 Months

  • Influenza
  • Rhino(EHV)

7 Months

  • Influenza
  • Rhino(EHV)

9 Months

  • Influenza
  • Rhino(EHV)

10 Months/Pre-Foaling

  • Eastern & Western Encephalomyelitis
  • Tetanus
  • Rhino(EHV)
  • Influenza
  • Strangles
  • West Nile
  • Rabies

7-10 Days Post-Foaling

  • Uterine Culture, even if not breeding back

Note: Rhino(EHV) – Use Prodigy or Pneumabort K

 


Recommended Deworming Schedule:

Follow the normal adult deworming schedule (below.) Fecal egg count should be done at least twice a year prior to deworming. Deworm approximately 1 month prior to foaling and within 1 week post foaling or based on fecal egg count.

Quest – December/January
Ivermectin Gold (With tape worm medication) – March*
Ivermectin (Can also use Strongid or Anthelcide) – May/June*
Panacur Power Pack** (Or Fenbendazole) – August/September

*If fecal egg count is negative prior to March, Ivermectin Gold can be given once between March and June, followed up by the August/September deworming.

**For panacur power pack’s & fenbendazole, use a double dose daily for 5 days.