I got a call on this very cold afternoon from my sister saying that Gracie is lame. She described it in the following way: right front leg, no weigh being put on the leg, swelling in the knee, and not broken. Well, from experience we have delt with abseced hooves, stress fractured shins, stone bruises, and etc.
I will report that Gracie has been seen to this afternoon and has been given medications to help her heal. Gracie will also be watched closely (because little sister, mom, and dad all love Gracie dearly) and treated over the next couple of days.
My only concern is what may have caused this. I am looking for suggestions.
Thanks and Merry Christmas