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post #31 of 35 Old 01-04-2008, 03:50 PM
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Like it was said eariler corn oil(horses love it) and good grooming (less baths) create a good coat....not to mention my vet said the corn oil helps prevent colic sometimes.

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post #32 of 35 Old 01-04-2008, 03:57 PM
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Like it was said eariler corn oil(horses love it) and good grooming (less baths) create a good coat....not to mention my vet said the corn oil helps prevent colic sometimes.
Corn oil seemed to be what made Blu colic last summer. Strange... and I believe it was the feed. He was penned with my friend's gelding and he at all the food leaving Blu with pretty much any. So I separated them. Blu just got htat extra food in there to fast, I think. lol.

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post #33 of 35 Old 01-04-2008, 10:34 PM
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Hmm, does your horse have a dull coat? Maybe you should get him/her a bood test, if so.
Anyway, yes, give him/her some corn oil, or special shiny-coat supplements.
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post #34 of 35 Old 01-04-2008, 10:47 PM
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I really really reccommend checking for worms. Especially if your horse is at a large stable with many horses, worms will spread quickly and often. They will eat up the nutrients your horse needs for maintaining a healthy coat.

If it does, a Panacure Powerpack will kill them in no time.
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post #35 of 35 Old 01-12-2008, 03:25 PM
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Like it was said eariler corn oil(horses love it) and good grooming (less baths) create a good coat....not to mention my vet said the corn oil helps prevent colic sometimes.
Corn oil seemed to be what made Blu colic last summer. Strange... and I believe it was the feed. He was penned with my friend's gelding and he at all the food leaving Blu with pretty much any. So I separated them. Blu just got htat extra food in there to fast, I think. lol.
Blu, I doubt that it was the corn oil that made your horse colic. I would tend to think it was more of the feed or inhaling it too quickly. I've never heard of corn oil causing colic.[/quote]
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