When Should Horses Be Vaccinated
Updated January 5, 2024
In this Ask the Vet video, Dr. Gray and SmartPaker Dan go over the appropriate time to give a horse its first round of vaccinations. Dr. Gray lists the core vaccinations that all horses should get and some risk-based vaccinations for certain areas and levels of exposure. She also details the reasons why the appropriate time for a vaccination varies.
Horse Owner Resources
- Learn more about the importance of staying up-to-date with vaccinations for horses.
- Vaccination guidelines from the AAEP.
- Watch this video on giving spring shots and/or read this article on fall vaccines.
- Keep track of your horse's annual preventative care with these helpful tips.