Sorghum, Sudan grass
Grass with a coarse stem and broad, veined leaves. Can grow up to six feet tall and have large multi-branched seed heads.
High after rainfall when new shoots grow quickly.
Leaves and stems, young shoots contain the highest concentration.
Loss of nerve function in bladder and hind legs, lack of coordination, constant dribbling of urine due to bladder paralysis, bladder infection, fetal deformities, fetal death.
Contains a cyanide compound which inhibits the body’s ability to absorb oxygen.
*It should be noted that we are not veterinarians. This information is written specifically for horses and should be used for reference purposes only. If you think your horse has eaten something toxic call your vet right away.