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  • Hernia surgery on horses
  • Outcome of hernia surgery for horses

 
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    09-28-2009, 08:59 AM
  #1
Green Broke
Hernia Surgery

Hi everyone. My little man Hunter goes for hernia surgery today. Wish us luck!
     
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    09-28-2009, 09:18 AM
  #2
Trained
Good luck!
     
    09-28-2009, 09:56 PM
  #3
Green Broke
Thanks mamma. All went well. Now its 4 weeks of lockup in his stall.
     
    09-30-2009, 10:10 PM
  #4
Trained
4 weeks? Wow, he's going to go nuts! Cut down his food, for sure. Will you be able to hand walk him regularly -- like several times a day? I guess they really want to make sure he doesn't open his wound. But even so -- 4 weeks?

There are bandages that can be had now to support such types of surgeries. I wonder if you can buy one, or perhaps you can borrow one. But if you do handle a used one, be sure to sterilize it well to prevent spread of disease, etc.

Glad to head that everything went as expected. How is he doing now?
     

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