Tararua Vets offers a comprehensive on-farm and in-clinic veterinary service. Our branches in Pahiatua and Dannevirke complement this service with carefully chosen animal health products and merchandise with up-to-date advice on their use.
These pages contain important information on common or topical conditions of horses.
Viral respiratory disease is a major cause of poor performance in horses. Most equine coughs and colds in New Zealand are caused by viral respiratory infections, of which the most common is equine herpes virus. Read more
Tetanus is caused by Clostridial bugs that are present everywhere in the soil and many animals (sheep, cattle, goats, pigs, alpacas etc) are often routinely vaccinated to protect them from it. Read more