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post #1 of 5 Old 07-25-2008, 05:38 PM Thread Starter
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Anyone know why my tud might be loosing fur????

I've had my QH stud for 3 years now and he has never had a health problem before...just here lately he's been loosing fur around back right leg... I dnt know what it could be so I was wondering if anyone had any ideas of what it might or could be????

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post #2 of 5 Old 07-25-2008, 05:45 PM
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A fungus? Could he simply be rubbing himself on something around his pasture? Do you have anything lose or hanging around his field?
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post #3 of 5 Old 07-25-2008, 08:25 PM
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Is he rubbing himself there? That could cause a loss of fur. ;) Or a fungus like M2G said.
Hm, if it's just rubbing then you can try using Mane & Tail that usually makes hair grow! :)

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post #4 of 5 Old 07-26-2008, 07:25 PM
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allergies to a bug bite?
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-27-2008, 10:41 PM Thread Starter
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he doesn't have anything except a couple trees in his pasture...im thinking that maybe it could be from a bug or something...I'll look for a bite mark 2morrow... it isn't that bad anymore its growing back, I have been bathing him alot to so maybe that's helping alot...thanx!!!

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