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BuddyBunny 11-15-2011 01:10 PM

Please help I need advice
My 25-27 year old gelding has always had leg problems. But lately it seems worse. He stopped being ride able a few months ago. Now it seems to cause him a little pain to walk. He constantly trips on everything. I am worried about him and this winter. Is there anything I can do to help him and make the pain go away?

P.S. its both of his back legs.

Saddlebag 11-15-2011 01:15 PM

He may need something for pain which gets hard on the stomach, or a joint supplement. Best to let your vet decide.

Speed Racer 11-15-2011 01:21 PM

Talk to your vet. Your horse may not be able to go through another hard winter.

bubba13 11-15-2011 04:06 PM

Could be anything, most likely arthritis. Have the vet out to either discuss pain management options or euthanize him.

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