Hair balding in patches, any ideas?
 
 

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

Hair balding in patches, any ideas?

This is a discussion on Hair balding in patches, any ideas? within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Balding ideas
  • Horses losing hair in patches

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    08-18-2010, 03:54 PM
  #1
Yearling
Hair balding in patches, any ideas?

So basically she has little patches where the hair has gone thin mainly on her sides and I was just wondering if I should be worrying? :)

Its not a very good picture it just looks like darker patches of hair, but they are actually thinner bits of hair so you can see the black skin more :)

moocoat.jpg
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    08-18-2010, 09:48 PM
  #2
Trained
If the skin is smooth and healthy looking, there should be nothing to be concerned about. Horses lose little patches of hair from anything from rubbing to uneven shedding all the time.
     
    08-19-2010, 01:19 PM
  #3
Yearling
But its nearly winter, she should be getting fluffier not naked
Yeah the skin seems fine it just looks like she has inverse dapples lol
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
horse hair ideas??? dinglehead Horse Talk 9 01-17-2008 03:38 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:46 AM.


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