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  1. Horse Health
    Hi! I really need some advice on what to do with my gelding. He is a 7 year old imported Hanoverian who I have had for 3 years. I realized recently that as much as I love and care for this horse deeply I am not the right rider for him. He is bred to be a competitive show horse, and I too timid...
  2. Hoof Care
    Hello we have just moved two horses from very wet and filthy conditions to a nice new environment. They've been having their hooves cleaned and treated for thrush, but this sweet mare has developed a limp and upon extreme cleaning of front hooves we've found a deep deep hole in both front...
  3. Horse Health
    what experience have you had with ulcer treatment? i think that my horse has them but i don't know which treatment to do.
  4. Horse Health
    I have a mare that potentially has EMS and had an ulcer which I believe has reappeared due to symptoms. I treated her ulcer with ulcerguard at the preventative dose for a month thanks to a vet's mistake but then with ulcerguard at the treatment dose (same as gastroguard) for the full regime...
  5. Horse Health
    Hi, I am currently composing some research for my Extended Project, where I am looking at different treatments for Tendon Injuries in horses. It would be really useful to me if anyone could help me, by answering the following questions: 1. In your opinion what is the most effective treatment...
  6. Horse Health
    I bought this filly about a month ago. She was never worked with, never handled. I started working with her. Last week i started Halter training, and she has been a perfect peach! I can lead her around. I've noticed dandruff flakes, but didn't think anything of it, in fact i thought it was caked...
  7. Horse Health
    Alright, so my horse has had mud fever that we have continually treating. I wash the scabs with anti- bacterial soap, dry them, put fisks on them and wrap them with polos. Does anyone have any tips and tricks they use to treat this? It's almost all gone (was horrible from his previous home)...
  8. Horse Health
    I noticed that my horses mane has been getting shorter and shorter :-( He has been rubbing it off on the tree's/hay bale ring.... I checked his mane and he has TONS and TONS of white flaky junk at the very base of his mane..... * how can I get rid of this? * What's it called?
  9. Horse Health
    Wednesday June 27th I came home to my 2 year old filly Areion expecting to go on a short light ride...that didn't quite happen. I pulled into the driveway and wasn't greeted as I normally am, didn't think too much about it and ran into the house to change out of my work clothes and into my play...
  10. Horse Health
    Im not to sure if this is in the right area, but this is the best treatment for rain scald/ rain rot that I have ever used and I have to share it with everyone! But first a little background Information... I live in tropical North Queensland, Australia, so we see a pretty decent wet season...
  11. Horse Health
    Hey, I have a 15.2hh TB x ISH mare. I recently took her to a XC competition and in the box on the way there a horse she was traveling with got loose and has nibbled her neck. The cuts are just on the surface and they didn't bleed very much if at all, but around them its rather swollen, warm...
  12. Horse Talk
    I went our to feed my herd and noticed that my tennessee walker had hives!!!! She is depressed and miserable. And of course this aweful heat isnt helping her!!!! What can i give her to help her! I have hosed her off today to try to help! I have no clue what could have caused the hives. PLEASE...
  13. Horse Training
    My four y/o was lame on Monday. The very next day, an abscess burst out of his inside heel bulb, on his right front. Since it burst so quickly, I'm assuming it's pretty superficial. Anyways, what should I be doing to treat it? I've been soaking in epsom salts, and bandaging it with a poultice...
  14. Horse Health
    Research shows that early diagnosis and treatment of EPM results in a much higher chance of full recovery. Identifying it early requires a knowledgeable owner. In just 30 minutes of reading on prevention and symptoms, an owner can help put their horse into those better statistics...
  15. Horse Health
    Hello, Yesterday I noticed one of our horses (Anglo Arab) had a distinct white line on the coronary band on all for hooves. I quickly researched and found that most symptoms pointed to White Line Disease. It has been raining for 4 days, and I understand that it is in a wet climae that the...
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