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Nokotaheaven 06-01-2013 06:16 PM

Any guesses on what's going on here?
Just found this horse on Kijiji and was wondering what's going on here with this girl
3 yr old AQHA Foundation Bred Mare - Oshawa / Durham Region Livestock For Sale - Kijiji Oshawa / Durham Region

toto 06-01-2013 06:58 PM

That looks like some kinda skin fungus.. id like to know for sure too!

Nokotaheaven 06-01-2013 08:45 PM

Haha yeah. Although, I haven't heard of any cases of fungus up here... The closest I've heard of is stuff like thrush and rain rot :/

lilruffian 06-02-2013 07:14 PM

She could be recovering from rain rot, though it's hard to tell much from those photos.

Nokotaheaven 06-02-2013 10:58 PM

Hmm maybe

usandpets 06-02-2013 11:24 PM

Could be bite marks or scrapes from trees. Also looks like she might still be shedding her winter coat or is sweaty.
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Nokotaheaven 06-03-2013 10:55 PM

Hmm what about maybe she's missing something in her diet?

toto 06-04-2013 12:00 AM

Yeah- could be mineral or some kind of lack in nutrient somewhere.. she is kinda rough lookin- id like to see what a culture sample reads!

Cruiser 06-04-2013 07:40 AM

Just a thought, my mare gets random "roan" or different color spots all the time after shedding. Sadly this spring most disappeared except a large one on her belly. No they are not your standard bend or spots, or bird catcher spots.

Very well could be healing from something too, she is shedding off a really sun burnt coat, but I'm talking about the light colored spots.

FaydesMom 06-04-2013 08:45 PM

The ad says "Uniquely coloured and marked," so I would guess birdcatcher spots or something similar.

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