Bumps and scabs on stomach
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

Bumps and scabs on stomach

This is a discussion on Bumps and scabs on stomach within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Horse scabs on tummy
  • Horse has bumps on stomach

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    11-02-2010, 12:10 AM
  #1
Foal
Bumps and scabs on stomach

Hello,
My horse was biting at her belly and kicking and would look to roll then stop. After a while though I discovered bumps and a few scabs on her belly which she was very protective of and she would try to kick and bite me when I went near them. I put a lotion on it which definitely seemed to soothe her and she is acting normally now, but I was wondering if you had any ideas what it could be or how we could help her?
Thanks
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    11-02-2010, 07:50 AM
  #2
Green Broke
Where do you live? Could be bug bites and or an allergic reaction to something. Might need a steroid if it gets bad enough.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    11-02-2010, 09:20 PM
  #3
Weanling
It sounds like insect bites to me - my horse acted like that when she got a beesting. Just keep an eye on them for a few days to check they get better. I'd keep putting on the lotion too if it helps her and if she'll let you do it safely!
     
    11-05-2010, 02:23 PM
  #4
Foal
Hello we got our vet out and it turned out to be sweet itch. We are treating her now so thanks for the help everybody it was greatly appreciated.
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Strange Scabs Oakley Eastern Miss Horse Health 0 08-10-2010 05:09 PM
scabs all over horses backs?? cowgirl4jesus94 Horse Health 38 11-17-2009 03:33 PM
Help for scabs/dirt in ears? redneckprincess70 Horse Health 5 05-06-2009 12:10 PM
Leftover Mud Fever Scabs - Please Help! Jubilee Rose Horse Health 3 05-31-2008 09:09 AM
Horse with scabs on her shoulder Horses_Forever Horse Health 3 12-09-2007 10:43 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:12 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0