Horse Veterinary

Horse veterinary questions? Ask an equine vet.

Ask a Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Horse Veterinary Questions
Can Venice Turpentine be used on frogs as treatment for
can Venice Turpentine be used on frogs as treatment for thrush? … read more
Sheree HughesIrwin
Sheree HughesIrwin
D.V.M.
321 satisfied customers
my horses feet are white and flakey on the bottom and smell
my horses feet are white and flakey on the bottom and smell what is this? how can i treat it… read more
drccasey
drccasey
Equine Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
40 satisfied customers
I just got a 14 year old gelding. Hes got a nice temperment
I just got a 14 year old gelding. He's got a nice temperment but he's still wary about letting me pick up his feet so I haven't been able to get a look at the insides. Originaly his outer feet looked … read more
Dr. Berry
Dr. Berry
Practice owner
DVM
802 satisfied customers
my horse is a native breed to the uk, a new forest cross. he
my horse is a native breed to the uk, a new forest cross. he has very boxy feet and his frogs do not touch the ground . the frog in one foot is soft and crumbly i have treated it for thrush, is there … read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
Doctoral Degree
351 satisfied customers
cob: where I clean his hoofs, feathers, dry them and dry the frog area
I have a 15.2 cob with feathers, he has been stabled over night during the winter out in the day,out since end feb march, gate ways have been very muddy due to the weather, track back to his stable ve… read more
Keith Taraba, DVM
Keith Taraba, DVM
Owner
Doctoral Degree
415 satisfied customers
i CLEAN OUT HER HOOF AND THE FROG AT THE FRONT CAME OFF AND started
I HAVE AN OLD HORSE. i CLEAN OUT HER HOOF AND THE FROG AT THE FRONT CAME OFF AND STARTED BLEEDIND. wHAT WOULD CAUSE THIS AND WHAT CAN i DO FOR IT.… read more
brookevet
brookevet
PhD (Parasitic Immunology) France
140 satisfied customers
horse: frogs are comsiderebly smaller than usual..pasture
my horse has problems with her feet. on both font feet the frogs are comsiderebly smaller than usual.we have had a lot of rain lately and she is in a pasture. no bad smell and no absesses but she is s… read more
Keith Taraba, DVM
Keith Taraba, DVM
Owner
Doctoral Degree
415 satisfied customers
Thrush in horses...what is your treatment advice for severe
Thrush in horses...what is your treatment advice for severe Thrush? I had the horse on pasture and due the the wet conditions we have moved him to a stall.… read more
Keith Taraba, DVM
Keith Taraba, DVM
Owner
Doctoral Degree
415 satisfied customers
my heavy horse has thrush in his hooves , an i cant pick his
my heavy horse has thrush in his hooves , an i cant pick his hooves up as he bangs them is there any thing, i can do for his… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,196 satisfied customers
appaloosa: mushy..biotin/zinc/methionone supplement..my farrier..nail
My appalossa has mushy feet. I give him lots of biotin/zinc/methionone supplement, use a tar-like hoof conditioner on the coronary band and hoof as recommended by my farrier, and a nailpolish-like hoo… read more
Carl Meyer, DVM
Carl Meyer, DVM
Doctoral Degree
119 satisfied customers
horse: perfectly fine..I saddle her up she kicks her rear left leg out
My horse runs around the field perfectly fine, but then when I saddle her up she kicks her rear left leg out. She used to never do this. Until recently, she was always easy to ride. I think it may be … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,204 satisfied customers
lamenss in one front foot impacted with everything,when cl
lamenss in one front foot impacted with everything,when cl eaned out foul odor,black looking near frog,what do i need to do… read more
Donna Campbell Smith
Donna Campbell Smith
freelance writer/book author
Associate Degree
176 satisfied customers
gelding: four year old..there is a very bad smell coming
i have a four year old gelding and there is a very bad smell coming from his hooves when i pick them up. could it be anything other than thrush?… read more
Donna Campbell Smith
Donna Campbell Smith
freelance writer/book author
Associate Degree
176 satisfied customers
horse: frog..bad smell..there some kind of meds we can use to draw
Our horse is having a problem with his hoof.It is sore between the wall and frog ,we had his shoes removed and 1 came off by itself. The hoof also has a bad smell to it,we have been cleaning it daily.… read more
Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
971 satisfied customers
My horses front feet frog started bleeding when I clean his
My horses front feet frog started bleeding when I clean his hoof. Do I have a thruss problem or absesses on both feet?… read more
Equine Vet
Equine Vet
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
205 satisfied customers
I have several horses that the farrier says have ...
I have several horses that the farrier says have thrush....however, the problem is not by frog, but in the hoof wall. It is under the shoes at the quarters, a dark line and indentention when dug out. … read more
Donna Campbell Smith
Donna Campbell Smith
freelance writer/book author
Associate Degree
176 satisfied customers
horse: 6 hours on all four feet , becausemost hoof problems are due
My friend has a horse with chronic episodic laminitis. She tends to lean towards "natural" treatments, but has had the vet oout. A few days ago someone came to do a colloidal silver soakfor 6 hours on… read more
Equinedvm
Equinedvm
DVM
58 satisfied customers
horse: developed..cleaning the hoof with a stiff brush..substance
My horse developed a case of Thrush in all four feet. In one hoof, a large portion of the frog separated and fell off while I was cleaning the hoof with a stiff brush. Under the portion of the frog th… read more
Dr. Mike
Dr. Mike
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
70 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. B.

Dr. B.

Horse Veterinarian

1,204 satisfied customers

Board Certified Equine Surgeon, Lameness and Sports Medicine Specialist DVM, BSc

Dan C., DVM

Dan C., DVM

Horse Veterinarian

971 satisfied customers

Solo Equine Practitioner/Mobile Practice Owner for 16 years.

Dr. Goodall

Dr. Goodall

Horse Veterinarian

2 satisfied customers

BVMS and MRCVS

Dr. Laura Devlin, DVM, DABVP

Dr. Laura Devlin, DVM, DABVP

Veterinarian

9 satisfied customers

Horse Ownership, Veterinarian 9 years experience, DABVP Specialist Canine/Feline

Pet Doc

Pet Doc

Veterinarian

0 satisfied customers

BVSc

Dr. M.

Dr. M.

Board Certified Equine Surgeon

1,438 satisfied customers

Board certified surgeon, lameness and advanced imaging expert. 9 years experience.

Dr. Mike

Dr. Mike

Equine Veterinarian

536 satisfied customers

25 years in private equine practice.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x