Is it bad??
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health > Hoof Care

Is it bad??

This is a discussion on Is it bad?? within the Hoof Care forums, part of the Horse Health category

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By kevinshorses

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    02-20-2012, 10:53 PM
  #1
Started
Is it bad??

Is it bad to have a horse's hooves trimmed while they are lame (with a stone bruise or abscess)??
Posted via Mobile Device
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    02-20-2012, 10:58 PM
  #2
Trained
That would depend on how lame, why they are lame and who is doing the trimming.
smrobs likes this.
     
    02-20-2012, 11:10 PM
  #3
Started
He is a little lame, a bit sore when walking and a lot sore when trotting..we are almost absolutely sure it is a stone bruise and our farrier (that has been doing our horses hooves the whole time)
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    02-21-2012, 11:56 PM
  #4
Showing
If the horse is too sore to pick up the opposite foot & you can't make him comfortable enough, with boots, styrofoam pad, whatever, then it may be best to wait a week or 2. Otherwise, shouldn't be a prob.
     



Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0