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bedding sores on front ankles

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    10-26-2012, 09:40 AM
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bedding sores on front ankles

It doesn't matter how much bedding I put in the stall, horse walks around a lot and bedding always goes to sides of stall. So my horse has calluses on the front of his ankles from laying down. What's the best to use on this.
     
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    10-26-2012, 09:54 PM
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Sounds like your horse is stabled way too much if this is happening, so one of the 'fixes' is to 'pasture board' him if possible, or at least provide a LOT more turnout. Also if horses spend a lot of time lying down, this commonly indicates physical problems, such as hoof pain from laminitis or some such. Therefore I'd get him thoroughly checked out there too.
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