I'd have her checked for ulcers, like the others have said. We also add aloe juice to our horses grain to help sooth the stomach.
As for the hot wire you should run it so it sticks out a foot from the fence, double strand it if need be (one wire on top and one by the middle rail. Make sure the gate is also blocked off with the wire.
Pull all the buckets out of her area. Give her a feed pan and make sure the water bucket is below her knees.
You can try to afix PVC piping to the edges of the walls of her shelter. Or you can completely block it off if she doesn't need it. For light or no rain or snow there is no reason she needs it.
You can also get her a grazing muzzle so she cannot latch her teeth onto anything.
McNasty has also worked for us on the "problem" areas. You just have to be careful with it because you DON'T want to breath it in or get it in your eyes. I know from personal experience, it HURTS!!!!
Also, are the collars adjusted appropriately?? They should be tight when the horse is hold their head up and loosen when their poll becomes level with the wither. I know a lot of people dislike putting it on that tight but its useless against those strong muscles without it.
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Last edited by SlideStop; 11-19-2013 at 11:37 AM.