Worming pregnant mare recommended

I have a mare that will be entereing her last trimester Jan. 1 and would like to know if you would advise worm medicine for strongylus vulgaris in her condition?I have a mare that will be entereing her last trimester Jan. 1 and would like to know if you would advise worm medicine for strongylus vulgaris in her condition?

Story originally posted by: Dr. Michael Lowder, DVM, MSUniv. of GA School of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Lowder:

I have a mare that will be entereing her last trimester Jan. 1 and would like to know if you would advise worm medicine for strongylus vulgaris in her condition?
Thank You,
Pam

Pam,

You can use fenbendazole or ivermectin (see the package insert for details).

Thanks,
Dr. Lowder