Originally Posted by Cat
Those actually get long enough to peel off? My horses never get long ones - they are maybe just lighly above skin level. Does this just happen on older horses maybe? My oldest is only 7.
Sometimes the horse will peel them off themselves by accidently rubbing legs together or brushing it against something.
To keep Sonny's down so it doesn't get long, I take a cloth and dip it in warm water. Put it on his chestnuts and let it sit their for a while. Then I gently peel it off