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Phantomcolt18 04-23-2011 02:14 AM

Coggins?
 
So I know in the past (At least here in Jersey) that Coggins were good for 2 yrs. Now I have heard they are only good for one.

Is this true? It's no biggie I just thought of it because Phantom is getting his coggins done in a few weeks.

My Beau 04-23-2011 10:40 AM

Mine have only ever been good for 1 year.

MIEventer 04-23-2011 11:50 AM

Here in my area, they are only for 1 year as well. How does the State keep track of the infections and where the mosquito's origionate from, if they do this only ever 2 years?

jyuukai 04-23-2011 12:53 PM

Mine have only been good for one year since I got into horses as a child. Really, the risk to contract that disease is always there, so getting tested once a year is a smart thing (except in rare cases)

Kymbadina 04-23-2011 01:55 PM

In Missouri they are only good for 1 year, I've never heard of a two year coggins.
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Phantomcolt18 04-23-2011 02:17 PM

Hmmm interesting. Maybe my old barn stretched the truth a bit with me. Because when I was there they said coggins were good for 2 yrs and now that I moved to my new barn they told me coggins are only good for 1yr.

Edit: just looked it up and it said 2 yrs for transport 1 yr for shows in Jersey?

I'm wondering why my old barn told me 2yrs if we go to shows?


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