Very slight limp
   

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

Very slight limp

This is a discussion on Very slight limp within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Why is my pony limping
  • Walk slight limp

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-22-2011, 01:03 AM
  #1
Weanling
Very slight limp

My horse freaked out and fell down in the cross ties today. When I was walking him out afterward he had a very slight limp in one of his forelegs. Slightly more noticeable at the trot but still barely there.

My question is, is it better for him to be stalled until it goes away, or would he be okay out in the pasture. I don't want him running around and hurting it more, but I also think that standing in a stall all day might make it stiff. He is also much more mentally happy when he gets at least half the day turned out. So that might be a consideration.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    05-22-2011, 01:27 AM
  #2
Super Moderator
If he was actually limping at both walk and trot, and you let him rest a half hour, did it again and still saw a limp, then I might stall him and check him in the am early. Just my thought
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Slight Confusion.. Hrtspwns Jumping 7 03-21-2011 05:12 PM
Slight ewe neck Lunachick Horse Training 1 03-12-2011 02:49 PM
Little Limp? horsegooroo15 Horse Health 1 12-20-2010 07:10 AM
Horse limp and not moving much-Any suggestions please! URGENT! Govan Horse Health 15 07-01-2010 11:37 PM
Limp friafreedom756 Horse Health 5 01-19-2010 11:30 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:17 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0