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The bulb of my horse's hoof seems to be coming off

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    03-20-2011, 10:59 AM
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Foal
Unhappy The bulb of my horse's hoof seems to be coming off

A farrier came and saw my horse and gave her a trim, she didn't need much. A day or so later I noticed that the bulb of her front left hoof looked like it was peeling and part of it was hanging on. It has been like that for a while (I assumed it'd come off, he just didn't get the rest of it very good is what I told myself). When I pick her feet it doesn't seem very sensitive but I am afraid to mess with it much. Any tips of what I should do? I am going down to the barn and give her a little medication for thrush from where it has been so rainy and my horse, for some reason, likes to stand in the rain and muck I will get a picture of it and post it on this thread. The thrush isn't very bad, but I am afraid for that part of her hoof. What should I do about it?
     
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    03-20-2011, 09:35 PM
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Foal
Do you have pics ?
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    05-17-2011, 07:02 PM
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Weanling
Do you have pictures? I think my gelding is doing the same :(
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    05-17-2011, 08:22 PM
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Green Broke
Yeah pics would be good
     

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