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post #1 of 6 Old 11-07-2009, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
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Dandruff?

I leased out my mare for a few months and she came back with this? Is it dandruff?
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post #2 of 6 Old 11-07-2009, 03:51 PM
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Yep, just big chunks of it.

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post #3 of 6 Old 11-07-2009, 07:18 PM Thread Starter
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best way to get rid of it?

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post #4 of 6 Old 11-07-2009, 07:22 PM
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M.T.G or other conditioners should work. They'll make her mane nice and shiny-soft too.
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post #5 of 6 Old 11-07-2009, 07:25 PM
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When I was in Pony Club they had us use Listerine (the brown kind), just put it in a spray bottle, spray the roots and massage it in. I dilute it 1:1 with water.

I've also had luck using head and shoulders shampoo on horses. And some people swear by healthy hair care moisturizer:
Healthy Haircare Moisturizer - Dover Saddlery.

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post #6 of 6 Old 11-08-2009, 03:17 AM Thread Starter
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I have never had a problem with this with her before and I have owned her for years. WHat do you think the difference was with this lady? What usually causes it if the horse never gets it? I know its a stupid question that I should know but i've never encountered it before.

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