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  1. Horse Health
    Hello everyone! I've bought this four year old, fresh off the thrack thoroughbred last week. He does not present any gait abnormalities, but he has something rather odd in his left shoulder. As you can see in the pictures, his scapular spine is very visible. He walks, trots, canters and gallops...
  2. Horse Health
    Hello everyone, my lovely boy was diagnosed with shoulder nerve damage / sweeney two months ago. He now has the shoulder muscles that are atrophied. Apart from this, you wouldn't really know when you watch him in the field. Even when he first did it and there was a pronounced outward rotation...
  3. Horse Health
    Hi all, Im considering buying a horse, but he had sweeney shoulder 5 months ago and is apparently around 80% recovered. Just wanting to know anyones experiences with it? Will he still be able to jump like he used to? Or will the damage be permanent? Any replies would be most helpful!
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