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        12-25-2010, 05:41 PM
    He's chesnut, but very flashy. He's more of a copper colour and in winter he gets to be a liver chestnut. Haha he changes.
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        12-25-2010, 07:06 PM
    Where's Tealamutt?? She's Pre-Vet. She might have some good ideas for you. :)
        12-26-2010, 07:45 AM
    I luv chestnut nowadays.
        12-31-2010, 01:27 AM
    Thanks :]
        01-05-2011, 08:14 PM
    He could have injured his shoulder after a jump.
    Before stopping your horse for months at a time, or spending a bunch of money on expensive tests, call a chiropractor. If he can't help, then stop your horse.
        01-06-2011, 07:57 AM
    It's funny that you mentioned that because I just called my chiropractor to get him checked out.
        01-06-2011, 08:35 AM
    Let us know how it went ;)
        01-06-2011, 06:13 PM
    Well recently we decided that since he was going to be in the stall for so long that we could at least take him out for a walk and grass everyday while drugged. So at least he's getting out. I'm currently at school so i'm not able to see him but every 2 weeks, when I drive back home.
        01-07-2011, 09:18 PM
    I second the chiro idea. A good chiro can give great insight. From your description it sounds like it's preimarily a check ligament issue. Have you tought about trying magnets? They can work wonders. Also considder swimming him. It's a great way to get them safe exercise and can help keep them sane while not in work. We have a few horses that we race out of the pool. No track time at all...just swim, race, repeat!
        01-27-2011, 04:20 PM
    Well the chiropractor came out and spent hours working on him. A bunch of things were out of alignment but his scapula was the worst apparently. It didn't fix his lameness, but the chiropractor agrees with me- My horse's muscles are extremely atrophied. The chiropractor also thinks that my horse also may have a nerve entrapment in the leg.

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