• Blue River Chatfield Veterinary Hospital
  • 8420 W Ken Caryl Ave Littleton Colorado 80128 US,
  • Littleton,
  • Colorado,
  • 80128
  • Phone: 303) 978-9750

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Horses + Parasites

    • Parasitic worms live in the intestines of horses and ponies. Small numbers of worms can be tolerated, causing no effect on well-being.

    • Sweet Itch is a skin disease (sometimes called summer itch or seasonal allergic dermatitis) and is caused by an allergy to the saliva of certain biting flies or midges (e.g., Culicoides spp.).