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Background: Selenium or alpha-tocopherol deficiency can cause neuromuscular disease. Beta-carotene has limited documentation in horses. Objective: To evaluate the effect of owner practices on plasma beta-carotene concentration and risk of selenium and alpha-tocopherol deficiencies. Animals:...

Author(s)
Pitel, M. O.; McKenzie, E. C.; Johns, J. L.; Stuart, R. L.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2020, 34, 5, pp 2132-2141
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Due to selenium deficiencies commonly occurring in Europe, horse breeders must supplement the animals' diet with this element. However, it is essential to know the level of selenium in the feed and in the animal tissues. The aim of the study was to determine and compare the serum content of ...

Author(s)
Wyganowska, A.; Górski, K.; Jania, B.; Danielewicz, A.; Andraszek, K.
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Scientists Forum, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
JAPS, Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 2017, 27, 5, pp 1448-1453
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The aim of the study was to examine how a supplementation of fatty-acids in linseed oil and selenium from different sources (Na-selenite vs. selenium yeast) on parameters of the antioxidant metabolism in young thoroughbred horses. A randomized feeding experiment on 19 thoroughbred yearlings with...

Author(s)
Rauch, D.
Publisher
Mensch & Buch Verlag, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Auswirkungen einer Supplementierung von n-3-Fettsäuren und Selen unterschiedlicher Quellen auf Blutparameter des antioxidativen Stoffwechsels beim Pferd, 2018, pp 107 pp.
Abstract

Selenium and vitamin E protect the body against oxidative stress. Clinical manifestations of their deficiency in equids include neurologic and muscular symptoms. Despite the importance of donkeys as working and production animals, there is a dearth of scientific data on selenium and vitamin E...

Author(s)
Bazzano, M.; McLean, A.; Tesei, B.; Gallina, E.; Laus, F.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2019, 78, pp 112-116
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Nutritional myopathy is a degenerative disease caused by the dietary deficiency of selenium and/or vitamin E that can affect skeletal and cardiac muscles. The objective of this study was to report the occurrence of nutritional myopathy in two Thoroughbred young horses, raised in pastures with low...

Author(s)
Albuquerque, R. S.; Ávila, L. G.; Batista, F. A.; Pupin, R. C.; Lemos, R. A. A.; Araújo, M. A.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2020, 72, 4, pp 1386-1390
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The use of hair as a sample matrix to determine the mineral status of an animal has received a lot of interest. The objective of this study was to determine if the trace element content in horse mane hair changed with age when evaluated in a group of horses representing a large age range. As a...

Author(s)
Brummer-Holder, M.; Cassill, B. D.; Hayes, S. H.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 2020, 87,
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The purpose of this paper was to present and review the current knowledge on the role of selenium in horse diet. Nutrition is one of the most important factors influencing health status. Special attention should be given to an adequate supply of essential mineral nutrients. One of them is selenium. ...

Author(s)
Mirowski, A.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2014, 89, 7, pp 581-582
Abstract

Objective: To review the current selenium (Se) status in horses, based on measured serum Se levels and whole-blood glutathione peroxidase (GPx) activity, to establish reference ranges in adult horses. Material and methods: On two farms, warmblood horses were tested up to four times at intervals of...

Author(s)
Wolff, F.; Müller, A. E.; Moschos, A.; Köller, G.; Bauer, A.; Vervuert, I.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2017, 45, 6, pp 362-369
Abstract

The aim of this paper was to present the aspects connected with selenium in equine nutrition. Nutrition is of the most important factors influencing health status. Special attention should be given to the adequate supply of essential minerals. One of them is selenium. The amount of selenium in...

Author(s)
Mirowski, A.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warszawa, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2014, 89, 8, pp 668-671
Abstract

This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of addition the selenium in the diet on the concentration of this element in the serum, hair and hoof in the horse. 40 male horses were divided in two groups of control and treatment (each group was 20 horses). Sodium selenit was supplied in the...

Author(s)
Hassanpour, A.
Publisher
American-Eurasian Network for Scientific Information, Ma'an, Jordan
Citation
Advances in Environmental Biology, 2011, 5, 7, pp 1491-1495

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