Indoor vs. outdoor board - Page 8 - The Horse Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #71 of 72 Old 01-30-2010, 08:08 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: ontario, canada
Posts: 1,566
• Horses: 0
Quote:
Originally Posted by sillybunny11486 View Post
The only horses I've seen with thrush- hooves dont get picked daily, or are stalled. When you force a horse to stand in manure and urine you're exposing them to alot of dangerous bacteria. Unless you stand there for 8 hours and pick up poops and urine right as they come out, you gunna make them stand in it.
Thrush doesn't bother me, I have never had it but white line disease scares the crap out of me. When I was first shoing I ran into a few cases of it and didn't know how to deal with it.
Now I watch every horse I shoe like a hawk and anything that resembles WLD I treat immediately.
Copper sulfate solution is on the shelf in a squeeze bottle and I use it daily on the horses feet in any crack or crevice I can find.
RiosDad is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #72 of 72 Old 01-30-2010, 10:32 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: alberta
Posts: 2,747
• Horses: 1
^ any foot problem/disease scares the bejesus out of me, haha but i think thats because ive always been taught that the horses mind and feet/legs are the most important part of the horse, and that those always should be kept in tip top shape

I personally dont mind if the horses are inside or out, i dont like it when some people call one or the other abuse because either inside or out boarding could turn into 'abuse'
my horse lives in an 'outdoor stall' only because she is a super slow eater( so we couldnt just bring her in to feed her, then it would take HOURS for her to finish eating, im not exagerating!) and she needs oats/supplments,haha i llove outdoor stalls tho because the horse is still outside, and still has something to look at at night and stuff.

If there are no horses in heaven... im not going.
ridergirl23 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
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:
OR

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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
constructing a homemade outdoor riding arena? Hilary Horse Talk 18 01-05-2015 01:12 PM
cheap lighting for outdoor rings? dynamite. Barn Maintenance 2 12-24-2009 10:44 PM
Outdoor crossties? goldilockz Horse Grooming 7 07-21-2009 08:00 PM
Outdoor Arena Troubles horseluver2435 English Riding 11 06-10-2009 12:55 PM
Outdoor fun (pic heavy) manhirwen Horse Pictures 6 04-16-2009 04:24 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome