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  1. Horse Health
    Hi all, wondering if I could get some opinions/advice on the current situation with my horse. I have a 14.3hh 13 yr old QH mare (had her since 2013) who was diagnosed with navicular disease in 2015. We started her on Osphos and she's been on it ever since. I went away to college in 2015 and...
  2. Horse Health
    The abbreviated issue: I noted mild intermittent lameness at the start of winter turnout when my mare was moved to a paddock from her summer pasture. Being occasionally "off" and slight, intermittent head bobbing at the trot has at one point progressed to a short stride on the front left and...
  3. Horse Health
    I have a 10 yo APHA gelding diagnosed with caudal heel pain in his left front and an incorrect plantar angle causing a broke back coffin joint. We have been trying various therapeutic shoeing but vet has suggested giving bute to help the slight favoring still of the left front. I will bute short...
  4. Horse Talk
    So a few years ago I purchased a horse who was supposed to be my next eventer to move up the levels with, he had results but we didnt really look into them that much. Anyway, we found out about three years later after him being continually lame on and off and constantly asking the previous...
  5. Hoof Care
    I have a 9yo Belgian/Quarter mare who has some bone spurs around her pastern joint(beginning high-ringbone) She also has a thinning of her navicular bursa, but the Vet says that that's not as big of a problem. My question is about how much is Arthrodesis surgery? And what is the cost/benefit...
  6. Hoof Care
    Hi there! I am going to purchase an 8yr old horse who has the beginning stages of Navicular. His asking price is $3000. I think that is too high. What would be a fair asking price?
  7. Horse Nutrition
    I am just curious if anyone has every used this product: Figuerola NaviculaSaver - Statelinetack.com I recently purchased a horse (this past weekend actually) for my husband to learn to ride on and trail ride with me once he gets comfortable. It turns out he could have Navicular Syndrome...
  8. Horse Health
    ok so heres my stuff. ;) My boy is a short very stocky QH 13years old. Been fighting this for 2 years now. It all started as a very slight lamenss of the right front. Took him in to the vet. She diagnosed a pulled muscle in his shoulder. So we buted for a few days, and rested him for 3 mo. with...
  9. Horse Health
    Hi, We took my horse to the vet after a bit of lameness in the one leg, and the vet said that he has Calcification in his Navicular bone. Is there any way we could correct it or fix it? Any supplements? We got an injection and I rode him today after giving him a few days off and he was perfect...
  10. Horse Health
    so junior has had navicular for about a a year and a half now. i gave him a full year off. took his shoes off. turned him out to pasture. (as the vet suggested) then after a year the vet came back out. did a lameness exam and found that the navicular is not effecting both front feet. a year ago...
  11. Horse Health
    My horse is a 14 year old appendix quarter horse. he was diagnosed with navicular syndrome for about a year now. if anyone has any advice on treatment please tell me what you have tried withyour horse. i dont know what to do with him. when he was diagnosed no one really explained to me what...
  12. Horse Health
    I found a horse that I am in love with, she's out of a Hanoverian mare and by State of the Art, and looks exactly like him. She's 8, was bred once and started on dressage training a month ago, was ridden on trails before that. She's uber fancy, listens well, and is a fast learner. Her trainer...
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