Originally Posted by Foxhunter
Unfortunately there is no cure for Cushings and laminitis often recurs.
Yes, generally accepted as an incurable tumour of the pituitary, but I attended an interesting lecture by Dr Bruce Nock who suggested otherwise... I just haven't looked into it any further yet
I'm not sure what "prolapsed" means, but I am pretty sure nothing has penetrated the sole. Her feet are bad though. The farrier said if they could save her, she could never be ridden.
That's good at least. But even if, horses can
still be rehabbed to the point of real soundness, so they can become useful again. Of course not always & it depends on the amount of bone loss, etc, but more often than not with the right management(may include padded boots whenever ridden), horses can be ridden again after major founder.