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post #11 of 14 Old 07-08-2013, 12:43 PM
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I just roached my horses mane yesterday because I was in the same situation that you are. I got very frustrated with the uneven disaster that was his mane. Good Luck!
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post #12 of 14 Old 07-08-2013, 11:15 PM
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Most importantly good feed, and I apply mayonnaise as a leave in treatment.
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post #13 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 04:31 AM
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my tb has a very thick mane..i ended up roaching it as he rubbed the whole middle of it out LOL

Altho I prefer thinner manes easy to get to scalp of mane...lol
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post #14 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 08:54 AM
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Unless the vet diagnosed a fungus, the tail rubbing was likely due to mosquito irritation of the underside of the tail, an area the horse can't scratch. Slather Vaseline under there every three or four days and the rubbing will stop. There is nothing that will encourage mane growth, you are dealing with genetics, unless his diet is lacking.
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