Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Resource: Lyme disease in horses
Lyme disease in horses
Cornell University – College of Veterinary Medicine News, July 3, 2023
Many horses are infected with Borrelia burgdorferi, the organism that causes Lyme disease – though clinical signs appear to be uncommon. Board-certified internist and emergency and critical care specialist Dr. Thomas Divers explains how Borrelia spreads, what clinical disease looks like, how it is diagnosed and treated, and what preventive measures you can take.