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  1. Horse Health
    Hello, My quarter horse mare (12 years, 15.3) has been a roarer for the past year and a half but suddenly, this spring, the condition aggravated to respiratory distress when exercised heavily and now when exercised lightly. Scopes have revealed that one flap of her epiglottis is paralyzed and...
  2. Horse Health
    Hi, I am a graduate student at the University of Kentucky in the Biomedical Engineering Department. I am working on a study involving the treatment of dorsal displacement of the soft palate, or DDSP. I am looking for three horses with DDSP to participate in my month long study, after which...
  3. Horse Health
    Hello there, I own a 2009 ISH. He is well-bred, by "Bridon Beale Street" in the States, for those of you who may know of him. He was bred to event. He has recently been diagnosed as a roarer (the vet said they could not get him to breathe hard enough lunging for 15 minutes, so she had to put...
  4. Horse Health
    Hello, I am planning on looking at a possible new *lease* horse. I have been told that he was a roarer in the past and he has had the tie back surgery done, and that they havent heard any noise since while riding him. Though he will cough from time to time. He is an 8 year old Swedish...
  5. Horse Health
    Im wondering if anyone could help me with some questions regarding "roaring" or laryngeal hemiplagia?? I have a leased horse hannovarian/tb/shire cross. I suspect she may have "roaring'. When I got her she hadnt really been exercised at all. So the past year she has been trailriding and I...
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