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  1. Horse Health
    I took my horse's rug off a few days ago as it is beginning to get warm here and groomed her, she was perfectly fine. The next day, I noticed she had a bald spot on her shoulder that was scabbed over and some fur that had clearly been rubbed on her bum. I thought it's probably from rubbing after...
  2. Horse Health
    I just got a horse and on the top of his tail is it scabby and peeling off. What is it and what do I do about it? Thanks
  3. Horse Health
    My mare has presented with a condition that has baffled the local vet who has many years experience treating horses. She presented with extreme pitting edema with widespread scabbiness across the entire underline from between the front legs to the teats and inside of flanks continuing between...
  4. Horse Health
    I was told that Alslike Clover is toxic but some horses have more of a reaction to it. One horse owner has had her horse get scratches/mud fever or scabs on its legs that she couldn't get rid of. She spent thousands of dollars with different vets to figure out why her horse kept getting scabs...
  5. Horse Feeds, Feeding and Nutrition
    My 4 yr old QH got rain rot last year - that is now cleared up and hasn't come back. He has had scabs on his legs ever since I bought him last year. I scrubbed his legs off and on all summer (hoping not to dry them out) with betadine - scabs wouldn't go away. I finally got the scabs to go away a...
  6. Horse Health
    I have a paint who just loves to roll in the mud. You can brush him until he's spotless and as soon as he gets back in the pasture he rolls. I have been noticing a lot of large lumps and scabs on him lately. I called the vet out and he says that these lumps are from my horse being dirty. i brush...
  7. Horse Health
    Hey, My horse has always had dry skin behind his knee, resulting in scabs coming off and me sitting for hours trying to get it out of his feathers. Just recently (the past month or two) the scabs have spread down the back of his forelegs, in his feathers. They started as lumps about an inch long...
  8. Horse Health
    Comet got his legs all scratched up a few months ago. I wrapped and treated them often but he still has scabby type things. I tried picking some off but no blood. The hair won't grow back. The scabs are soft. What can I do to heal his legs and have the hair grow back? :?
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