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    09-19-2009, 03:28 PM
With a new, more intensive udder cleaning regime, she's completely stopped rubbing her tail :) success!!!!
Thanks everyone xxxx
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    09-19-2009, 05:56 PM
That's great! It's really amazing how fast it can get dirty up there.
    09-21-2009, 03:19 PM
She may just have dry skin. You could try TMG ( I think that's the name) Oil in her tail. We use it on two horses at the barn I ride at and it helped allot. They stopped rubbing and have nice healthy looking tails.
    09-15-2011, 11:26 AM
She may just have sweet itch, try some switch (from your vet) and dermatitiis cream along with a flyrug :) see if that helps :p
    09-21-2011, 01:10 PM
If you do ALL of the above, and she is clean and well-oiled, and she is still rubbing her tail PAST her heat, it's probably worms. Don't be convinced that she is worm free bc of your drug rotation. Please read:
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