Well today the vet came out to check my mare. For those who do not know she came home from 60 days training in feb and was a tad off. I had the vet evaluate her and it was found she had OCD. She went in the foloowing week for sugery to remove the lesions from her stifles.
Thanks goodness the lesions were not on the gliding surface of the joint or I do not think we would be where we are at this time
Slowly we have been plugging away at her recovery and it has been no easy task at all.
Candi has just turned 5 and a TB so she can be a serious handful.
Anyway....The vet like what she saw with the flexion tests and said it is time to CANTER!
Okay...what great bunch of news! She has been doing long lines 5 days a week for the last 5-6 weeks with a bit of trot then walk - trot- then walk.
So today was her first Canter and she looked so good I almost cried!
Here is a video of her first canter 14 weeks post op
Candi's First Canter! Video by Steener_421 - Photobucket
I am so proud of her. The vet says she looks wonderful and it is time to start building some more muscle so have a rider on her soon!
Yay yay yay.....
I cannot wait to get on my girl!