Horse health and welfare
Find out about Hendra virus in horses.
Get the following publications for horse owners in the NT about horse diseases and general management topics.
|Disease||What it's about|
|Birdsville disease||How to recognise the Birdsville indigo plant, how to tell if your animal has been poisoned by eating it and how to manage its impact|
|How to detect, treat and prevent this infectious bacterial disease|
|How to recognise the Swainsona plant, how to tell if your animal has been poisoned by eating it and how to control the plant|
|Information about rattlepod plants and their fatal effects on horses|
|General information topic||What it's about|
|How to safely fence horse paddocks to minimise damage to animals and keep them safe|
|How to properly care for and feed horses that are temporarily confined in places such as stockyards or saleyards|
|How to choose the right pasture species to sow in your horse paddocks|
Last updated: 12 March 2021
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