M.t.g? - The Horse Forum
 3Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 06:19 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 113
• Horses: 0
M.t.g?

I just bought M.T.G for our horses mane and tail growth and hair growth on their bodies. I just want to know if it's as good as they say. I'm worried about a reaction. I have a Paint horse and my Dad has a Morgan horse. Does it matter the breed? Is a reaction more or less likely to happen?
Posted via Mobile Device
Nattatonka is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 06:32 PM
Showing
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Cariboo, British Columbia
Posts: 11,259
• Horses: 3
It stinks!!!! I never used it on a horse for any length of time but the smell is so nasty!!
franknbeans likes this.

I am not here to promote anythingNo, that's not true, I am here to promote everything equestrian and everyone enjoying horses!
waresbear is offline  
post #3 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 113
• Horses: 0
Quote:
Originally Posted by waresbear View Post
It stinks!!!! I never used it on a horse for any length of time but the smell is so nasty!!
It does smell but that doesn't bother me really. But I know what you mean.
Posted via Mobile Device
Nattatonka is offline  
post #4 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 06:38 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Virginia, USA
Posts: 1,607
• Horses: 2
It has always worked really well on my horse with no reaction. I make sure to wear gloves when applying because it reeks!
corgi is offline  
post #5 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 07:08 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: AZ
Posts: 387
• Horses: 1
My horse had a bad reaction to it. His pulled off hair on his legs. Around his tail head and along with his mane. It was bad. It made his hair grow back funny for months. I will never use the stuff again. If I want a long mane and tail. I start with good food.
Freemare is offline  
post #6 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 08:08 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Florida
Posts: 1,228
• Horses: 7
I have used it few times for various reasons not for mane and tail growth. It does smell really bad. The only precaution I have is do not use it on pink skin areas it will cause them to sunburn because it is mainly oils.
Ripplewind and TimeFlys like this.
gssw5 is offline  
post #7 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 08:15 PM
Foal
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: North Florida
Posts: 15
• Horses: 0
Used it for a tail fungus on one of my mares and it worked great. The smell reminds of wet burnt wood like after a campfire is put out.

Used it for rain rot too and it worked great. Gsww5 is correct look out for white areas.
TimeFlys is offline  
post #8 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 10:40 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: BC Canada
Posts: 271
• Horses: 5
I have never used it, but my Aunt used it for her horses rain rot and she loves it!

Horses are scared of two things. Things that move and things that don't
MAG1723 is offline  
post #9 of 14 Old 10-02-2013, 11:04 PM
bjb
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 264
• Horses: 1
I use it for fungal issues such as rain rot or scratches but I would never use it for mane and tail because it is so smelly and greasy! It does work well for the fungal issues though! I keep some on hand just in case. What's wrong with your horses mane and tail? It wont help thicken already existing hair, only genetics can factor there. I imagine if your horse is missing chunks of hair it may help grow faster but that's the extent
bjb is offline  
post #10 of 14 Old 10-03-2013, 09:35 AM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: BC, Canada
Posts: 710
• Horses: 2
My horse also had a bad reaction to it (allergy?) It appeared to burn his skin, it became all blistered and oozing, especially along his neck under his mane. I will never go near the stuff again.
KatieQ is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome