Unfortunately it’s the time of year when we start to see snakes out and about.  I found an informative article from Equus Magazine that talks about what to do if your horse does get bit by a snake.  Though it is rare, it can happen and we horse owners should be prepared just in case. Here’s an important resource for horse owners from Equus Magazine:

The risk of your horse being bitten by a snake is low, but if it does happen, quick thinking on your part and prompt veterinary care are keys to a successful and uncomplicated recovery.