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Is keflex recommended for toughening weanling's feet?

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is keflex recommended for toughening weanling's feet?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Horse Veterinary
Expert:  DrMelJ replied 3 months ago.

Hi there. Thanks for the question. If you mean Keflex, as in the antibiotic Cephalexin....No, I dont see how this could help toughen her feet.

I would recommend looking into something like this:

https://www.smartpakequine.com/ps/grow-colt-1737?cm_mmc=google-_-nb_supplements_3rd%20party_sp_new_multivitamin_bmm-_-grow%20colt-_-+horse%20+growth%20+supplement&utm_source=cpc&utm_medium=google&utm_content=nb_supplements_3rd%20party_sp_new_multivitamin_bmm&utm_campaign=grow%20colt&utm_term=%2Bhorse%20%2Bgrowth%20%2Bsupplement

In addition to good nutrition, hoof care and controlled activity. I hope this helps. Best of luck.

Expert:  DrMelJ replied 3 months ago.
Hi Peggy,

I'm just following up on our conversation about Crystal. How is everything going?

DrMelJ

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