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    Hi there! I am new to being an OTTB mom so I am learning as I go along, and now that winter has hit I am being faced with a slew of cold weather issues. Recently my horse Whiska, a 13 year old Thoroughbred mare, has had a hitched gait at the trot. My trainer believes that she is just being...
  2. Horse Health
    Hello, I have a 7yo OTTB mare who is the absolute love of my life. Over the past 6 months she has been having hock issues. It first started to manifest as a sore back, then tossing her head when going up hills and finally I sat on her bareback and she fell down on her butt in the back end...
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    My 15.1 nine year old paint has Zippo Pine Bar, Mr Norfleet and Leo San Man breeding. I'd like to become an eventer, but right now she is lame. She's had allot of different lameness issues in the 3+ years I've had her. I'm hoping to get all the lameness issues figured out by a vet, and see how...
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    I went out to ride this morning and found that my horse has a lump over the fetlock of his right leg. He just got his shots three days ago and got his feet clipped (he isn't shod) a few days before that. He has crap feet and a bit of thrush I've been fighting for a while so the farrier ended...
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    Hi all. A few years ago (before I got him) my 10 year old KWPN severely blew his left front suspensory. He has been ridden and jumped and been completely sound since then, although we haven't tried him nearly as high as he was jumping before his injury - and don't plan to! That being said...
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    My Horse Has Pin Firing Scars All Along His Front Leg Along His Tendon. Just Wondering If Someone Could Explain Detailed What It Is? Ive Been Told That Someone Stuck Pins In His Leg 2 Make An Injury Worse And That Its Cruelty. I Asked The Saddler Coz He Was The One Who Told Us What It Was (...
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