I have a mare who one day came up a little lame and had a huge swollen back leg. We soaked it in cold water and buted her for a week. The swelling went down some then it started oozing and her skin started to peel off around the oozing spots. Then she got scabs and it kept staying swelled. Took her to a vet and gave her a shot of antibiotics that lasted 4 days then had to get another shot right after that of the same stuff. (I forgot what it was but it kinda sounded like enzymes.) He also put a heat wrap on it to reduce swelling. The swelling went down but came back after the wrap was taken off. Then we started treated her scabs from her peeling skin like scratches. The scabs are almost clear but one small spot and keep it wrapped. But my question now is why is it still swelling without the wrap and the scabs cleared up?
this is what it looked like a few days ago when teh scabs were still there