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The microscopic forage mite acts as an intermediary and allows horses to be infected with tapeworm 
while grazing.

New test gives definitive diagnosis of tapeworm infestation in horses

Horse Health: But it’s not clear if there’s much, if any, impact on horse health from tapeworm infestations

The existence of tapeworms in horses has rarely been a topic of much concern as the significance of infestation to the health of the horse has for the most part been uncertain. Not only is it difficult to reproduce the complicated life cycle of the tapeworm under study conditions it is also unreliable to gather […] Read more