foxtails


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foxtails

1. a name given to plant awns of the hordeum in the western USA.
2. Equisetum spp.
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Open sores, which may be the remains of a burst abscess but can still have the foxtail inside
At the first sign of a possible foxtail invasion, get your pet to your veterinarian immediately," stresses CVMA president Dean Henricks, DVM.
Photo: (Color) With the Tehachapi Mountains as his backdrop, a trekker returns down the Pacific Crest Trail from Liebre Mountain with foxtails under.
Foxtails may look small, but they can cause a lot of damage.
Foxtails typically enter an animal's body through the nose, ears, or paws.
Longhaired dogs are at particular risk because their coats easily pick up and hide foxtails.