Originally Posted by New_image
There are so many variables here. What type of colic and how severe?
If this was a week long battle of impaction colic where IV fluids were needed then the horse will require time off. If this was a more simple belly ache that a little hand walking took care of, then riding would be good to keep the horse and the gut moving. You could always call your vet and ask.
It was gas colic, he gave her mineral water, tranquilizer, and some pain meds, then had me walk her a lot so I don't know if that tells you anything...