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LadyNeigh 08-30-2011 04:41 AM

I'm really worried about my pony's feet!
My pony has a black soul around his frog, and there is a smell but I think its just from the muck...might he have thrush??

Gluey33 08-30-2011 06:09 AM

It is possible but a bit hard to say without a pic to assess the form of the foot.

verona1016 08-30-2011 10:55 AM

Thrush sounds pretty likely.

Does that hoof smell worse than the other hooves?

bubba13 08-30-2011 10:49 PM

Is he lame? Can you pick the gunky stuff out? Any heat or swelling?

LadyNeigh 08-31-2011 02:54 AM

bubba13- He's not lame and there is no gunk, heat or swelling.

AlexS 08-31-2011 03:02 AM

A photo would help - can you get one?
If not, can you call your farrier out?

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