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Crimsonhorse01 09-19-2009 02:46 PM

Testicles dropped and now a swollen sheath
 
So my other halfs yearling colt just dropped his testicles. His sheath has swollen up is this normal? We are going to keep an eye on it this weekend. But we would really like to know if anyone knows if this is normal or not.
Thanks

Appyt 09-19-2009 02:53 PM

Has he been checked for a bean?

tealamutt 09-19-2009 05:39 PM

also, are you sure the testicles dropped (by actually feeling them) or is it possible that here is just a lot of swelling in the scrotum as well? Make sure he is urinating ok and if the swelling doesn't go down over the weekend have him checked by a vet.

AlmagroN 09-20-2009 01:36 AM

feel it, does it feel hot?

AztecBaby 09-20-2009 01:42 AM

A couple of weeks ago my old TB's sheath was really swollen and i was like wtf then i checked him over and found a tick just inside his sheath and after getting that off in a couple of days the swelling went down.


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