Lyme disease is a tick-borne infectious disease caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi. ... Clinical signs most commonly attributed to Lyme disease in horses include low-grade fever, stiffness and lameness in more than one limb, muscle tenderness, hyperaesthesia, swollen joints, lethargy and behavioural changes.  Lyme Disease is becoming more and more prevalent in the UK so this study, although US-based, makes interesting reading.

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