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    08-31-2012, 04:17 AM
Originally Posted by CLaPorte432    
I did try beet pulp, he'll have no part of it. LoL. I now have 24 pounds that no-one will eat that I don't know what to do with. LMAO.
Probly good for your veggie patch!
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    10-01-2012, 01:33 PM
Some take a long while to put on weight

What a handsome fellow! It sounds like you're doing everything possible, however it doesn't seem like his weight is too low. I wonder if he's a higher metabolism horse. Some are just hard to put weight on.

Introducing my beloved Vegas. We got him from a sort of rescue situation; the lady who had him said he probably needed to gain only 150 lbs.! We did most of what you have done. The 'now' picture is after a year and a half! His teeth were lousy at first, so that was a start. With the amount the man puts away, you'd think he'd pack it on. The vet thinks his weight is fine, as long as we are able to maintain it. He's a bit of a fusspot and stands at the barn door waiting to get in to have hay instead of grazing! He'd live in there, funny guy.
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