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My instructor has a 11 year old percheron mare. She has white line desiese in both of her front feet, and possibly in her back feet as well. We dont have the time, or money to treatt and or dr. her feet, we don't know what to do. Sayer dosn't want to put her down.
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Well, It's pretty bad in the front, but not noticible in the back, but the front are definatly not getting any better. Sayer is treating her feet as well as she can, but the mare is not at the stables, she is a pastured horse. We wanted to move her to the barn, but there was no room for her, we are already over packed... Sayer is willing to give her away to someone who has the time and pasture for her.

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CrazyHorseChick,

I know of someone in the area who might be able to take this horse to rehab if still available..
 

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I don't intend to sound rude. Nor do I wish to interupt anything that anyone else here is trying to do to help.
But.........

I live up in the Conroe area and if it'll help, I might can get out to look at your horse this week end. I'm not an expert by no means but I do have a vet that comes by my place when I need him AND I am in a position to give daily care to an ailing horse.

The only hitches in the glitch might be......

I currently have two (healthy)horses myself which get along just great. I can't however, say ahead of time how well my mare will accept another. But I'd be willing to try, if it'll save your horse from being put down.

The other thing is.... I'll want to talk this over with my vet before I commit to assuming ownership of a sick horse which will be pastured with my other two.

If this sounds like it might help you at all, just reply here to let me know and we'll go from there.

Hope this helps and good luck to ya.
DGW
 

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Hey guys, I'm so sorry that it's been a while sence i've been on. Thank you all for everything, i appreciate it very much. But we have found someone close by that is going to take them.
Thanks again guys, i really appreciate it.
 

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CrazyHorseChick said:
Hey guys, I'm so sorry that it's been a while sence i've been on. Thank you all for everything, i appreciate it very much. But we have found someone close by that is going to take them.
Thanks again guys, i really appreciate it.
That sounds like good news and I hope everything works out for the best.
Keep us posted.

DGW
 
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