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  1. #41
    Join Date
    Apr. 24, 2003
    Tehachapi, Ca


    With the colic history that my horse has, not to mention the stress on him (and me) of doing those surgeries not once but twice, I was not about to take any chances that his colic symptoms might not be real...........

  2. #42
    Join Date
    Dec. 13, 1999
    Greensboro, NC


    I did not say the symptoms weren't real. In fact, I gave a very good reason for those symptoms existing. I said that for horses who have that issue with the double dosing of fenbendazole, don't use that for them again.
    The CoTH CYA - please consult w/your veterinarian under any and all circumstances. - ET

  3. #43
    Join Date
    Aug. 6, 2003
    Lapeer, MI, USA


    I do not do a PowerPak on all horses every year. I do one within 6 months of acquiring a new horse. I typically use Quest and Quest+ in my yearly rotation. I also don't wait 8 weeks between each treatment if I've used something other than Quest or Ivermectin.

    My QH, who is 22 this year, has been powerpaked at least twice in 11 years. Maybe 3 times. Otherwise he's had Quest 2 times per year. The other horses I've had 1 year and 18 months on the other. They have both had power paks and quest in the past 12 - 18 months. I won't be using a powerpak this year on either of them.

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