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  • Why does my horse keep getting scariods
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    07-06-2012, 01:57 AM
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Yearling
What does this look like to you?

It's on the side of his wither and at first I was thinking it was from the saddle, but now I'm not so sure. It's crusty and It wasn't there 2 days ago.
     
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    07-06-2012, 03:14 AM
  #2
Foal
Did it come off in a patch of hair?? If so it might be ring worm. I would get some Mane N' Tail Pro-Tect Spray, It would kill the ringworm, and/or help heal the wound
     
    07-06-2012, 05:11 PM
  #3
Weanling
Possibly an atypical sarcoid tumor. IF that is what it is, its not really life threatening, mostly just annoying.
     
    07-06-2012, 05:14 PM
  #4
Green Broke
If a horse has worms they can show up as scabs around there withers, back and body. A couple of wormings has reduced a similar problem for me.
     
    07-06-2012, 06:47 PM
  #5
Showing
It doesn't look good. I'd have the vet help you determine what it is.
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    07-06-2012, 10:31 PM
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Trained
Could be scaroid (vets don't do much for this), could be rain rot (MTG works great), could be ring worm (toothpast I've found works great).
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