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    01-31-2010, 06:13 AM
Question Strange noise?

What is that strange noise many large horses make while they are trotting? It seems like a grunting.. but seems to come from their hips.. I've always wondered what this is?
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    01-31-2010, 09:30 AM
Geldings makes that sound, it's from air trapped in their sheaths.
    01-31-2010, 01:16 PM
Doesn't it mean their sheath needs cleaned too? I have mares so how would I know
    01-31-2010, 01:43 PM
It doesn't mean they need to be cleaned necessarily, but ones who tend to trap a lot of air often need to be cleaned more frequently. Just another gelding quirk, lol.

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