Development of improved treatment and prevention strategies for inflammator

The University of Sydney

  • Project code: PRJ-000546

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Wednesday, January 1, 2003

  • Project completion date: Saturday, December 1, 2007

  • National Priority: HOR-Thoroughbred diseases and parasites


Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

The University of Sydney

Objective Summary

The outcome of this project will be the development of specific recommendations regarding treatment and management strategies for control of inflammatory airway disease in young performance horses. These will be designed to target specific aetiological agents or predisposing factors commonly present in the stable environment. These guidelines will be of value to owners trainers and veterinarians and will have positive welfare implications.