Poor Cody Cracked a hoof
 
 

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Poor Cody Cracked a hoof

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        07-05-2012, 11:13 AM
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    Poor Cody Cracked a hoof

    He cracked the hoof wall all the way to the white line and now he is sore.
    I have a call into the farrier but it is a pain waiting for a call back. My poor boy is tender and acting Lame on it.. I just want to to take his pain away..
         
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        07-05-2012, 11:54 AM
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    Well I am going to have the vet come take I look I really really hope its nothing to bad.. I am a worry wart.
    I will try to get pictures of it later and post
         
        07-05-2012, 12:04 PM
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    I hope he's okay.
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        07-05-2012, 12:21 PM
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    I hope he's okay.
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    Thank you Me too..

    My farrier is so hard to reach.. uggggg

    I guess I will have the vet look today and then just go from there
         
        07-05-2012, 05:38 PM
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    Well it's not just a bruise. It's a abscess. My poor Cody ;(
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        07-06-2012, 08:06 AM
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    I didn't get a before picture. And the was after a couple hours. So he got it dirty
    He is stall bound for at least 5 days. My poor baby. He is missing grace too I know it will do them good to be apart but the have only been at the new barn 3 days.
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        07-06-2012, 09:51 AM
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    Did the vet wrap it or was this your idea? Mine vet told me to keep the horse on pasture and keep it moving, not confine it to a stall. .
         
        07-06-2012, 10:04 AM
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    The Abscess is draining the vet cleaned it put a Epsom salt gel / med on a bandage . Then a wrap layer , duct tape sheet then another wrap layer . Every vet is different
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        07-09-2012, 12:11 PM
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    Vet will be out again tomorrow crossing fingers for a clean bill of health
         
        07-09-2012, 12:14 PM
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    Thinking good thoughts for you!

    I just read last month's Equus, and they have an article on treating abscesses that advises wrapping the hoof.
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