A Conversation about Equine Grass Sickness

Equine Grass Sickness (EGS) is a particularly devastating disease given the poor prognosis and how little we know about what actually causes it. In this episode from the Podcasting Equine Vets Liz Somerville is joined by Karen Wilson MRCVS.

Listen in to learn about the disease including the different categories of EGS, the potential cause, symptoms, prognosis, treatment and what you can do to try to prevent your horse from getting it.

We cover the facts that horse owners need to know about grass sickness:

  • What is grass sickness?
  • What are the signs and symptoms of grass sickness?
  • What causes grass sickness?
  • Can you treat grass sickness?
  • Is grass sickness preventable?