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  • Combinatin shipping wraps

 
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    01-26-2009, 07:43 PM
  #21
Green Broke
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Originally Posted by kershkova    
wraps like standing bandages.lol she trailered her horse with wraps and pillow wraps under themthe horse got hit by the but bar in the leg because it snaped. It cut the leg all the way to the boan and fractured the hock in 2 places and it was so bloody it was so sad and gross. They whanted to fix it but the vet said there was no hope and that the hock was fractured so badley it would never heal so he was put down.
That seams to me as a problem with the owner, not checking the trailer.
     
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    01-26-2009, 08:07 PM
  #22
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Originally Posted by StormyBlues    
That seams to me as a problem with the owner, not checking the trailer.
Exactly!!! I would say that the butt bar injured the horse and they couldn't fix his hock. Not the shipping wraps killed him... You can use hock wraps in combination with shipping wraps if the horse tends to get hock rubs in the trailer. These could have possibly helped this situation...Like these:

Hock Boot - Dover Saddlery
Or...
Cashels Boomers Hock Socks - Dover Saddlery - I use these.
     
    01-27-2009, 02:20 PM
  #23
Green Broke
yea, I was thinking about getting something like that....
     
    02-03-2009, 09:06 AM
  #24
Super Moderator
My shipping boots go all the way up the legs... they were like $80 for the front and then another $80 for the back... but I have to admit, I havent been using them....
     

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