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Protect Your Horse from Poisoning

National Poison Prevention Week is recognized during the third full week of March.

Updated March 2014

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Every year, the third week of March is recognized as National Poison Prevention Week. Take some time to check your home, barn and pastures to protect your horses and pets from accidental poisoning. Here are some resources to help.

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Learn more about poison prevention for animals from the ASPCA.

Poison Prevention
Information about the events associated with National Poison Prevention Week.

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f    f, YT

3/20/2014 5:32:08 PM


Buffy    Northern Mi, MI

3/20/2014 6:20:54 AM

God made horses smart, so they know what to eat or not, its usually the bored or young horse that get into trouble.

Galadriel    Lothlorien, ME

3/18/2014 11:06:30 PM


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