Sheath cleaning (yea, I have to go there). - Page 4
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

Sheath cleaning (yea, I have to go there).

This is a discussion on Sheath cleaning (yea, I have to go there). within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

View Poll Results: What needs to be done for a gelding's sheath
Clean everything - sheath, penis and bean 35 81.40%
Clean only the sheath, remove the bean 3 6.98%
Clean only the penis shaft, remove the bean 1 2.33%
Ignore it all, nature keeps it as it should be. 4 9.30%
Voters: 43. You may not vote on this poll

Like Tree17Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-15-2013, 11:27 PM
  #31
Started
This is the bean I got out of my mom's gelding, as much as I agree with the above article,I do think beans this large could cause an issue, I noticed before I cleaned it out he urinated in more of a spray then a stream. http://i920.photobucket.com/albums/a...ps23865fcc.jpg
Posted via Mobile Device
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    09-16-2013, 09:17 AM
  #32
Yearling
Ugh, they are so gross! I have never found one any bigger than a super small pea until recently, it was the size of a quarter shaped like an egg with the consistency of wax. Yuck!
     
    09-16-2013, 11:05 AM
  #33
Green Broke
Well I wish I knew what I was doing. My horse seems to look like he is having problems peeing, he pees, but doesnt seem like alot of volume. Then he tries again it seems like more frequently than normal. I tried twice. I put him in trailer, with cut gate closed. I really didnt feel anything and think I was doing it right , did get inside the urethat and the area around it felt nothing. But I don't have any feeling in my fingertips, farrier said sheeth looked swollen and I hadnt said anything about it. I had hoped to wait till spring when his shots were do, but ehh, maybe something we can nip in the bud. Any way on the way to vet this afternoon as per our agreement.
She doesnt work on diesel engines, generators or marine machinery. I don't do vet work.
smrobs likes this.
     
    09-16-2013, 06:38 PM
  #34
Green Broke
Well wasnt a thing wrong with Beauregard. Teeth needed floating, got a shot, Flash need a rabies shot, but all else was good,
smrobs and Kilynn like this.
     
    09-17-2013, 08:20 PM
  #35
jmc
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rachel1786    
This is the bean I got out of my mom's gelding, as much as I agree with the above article,I do think beans this large could cause an issue, I noticed before I cleaned it out he urinated in more of a spray then a stream. http://i920.photobucket.com/albums/a...ps23865fcc.jpg
Posted via Mobile Device
There's no context, so I'm not sure how big it is, but yikes, that must have been uncomfortable, and a relief to get out!
     



Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
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:

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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sheath cleaning. Kendall Horse Health 8 04-09-2013 02:38 PM
Sheath cleaning... ApolloRider Horse Grooming 28 03-09-2013 02:14 PM
Sheath cleaning? Hawksnest Farm Horse Health 1 10-23-2012 07:31 AM
sheath cleaning Janna Horse Health 4 06-26-2012 05:36 AM
sheath cleaning hberrie Horse Grooming 43 06-07-2012 11:52 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0