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Symptoms My horse is having his sheath area swollen since
Symptoms My horse is having his sheath area swollen since this morning He is also not looking okay , a little down and refusing to eat hay He doesn't have a high temp.Stat Knowing temperature has been… read more
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BeverlyC1016
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My horse has sours that look like gall(saw pictures on line)
My horse has sours that look like gall(saw pictures on line) in the spot where her mind legs connect to her side in that tight spot she has no bee saddled in years. 32 year old thurobread mare … read more
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Megan Mathias
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I have an Arabian gelding 32 years old. I noticed while
Hi I have an Arabian gelding 32 years old. I noticed while cleaning his sheath he had hard tumor like lumps in different areas of his sheath. One froth came off this morning and it was hard and circul… read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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Doctoral Degree
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my daughter just rescued a 16 yr old belgium...his sheath was
my daughter just rescued a 16 yr old belgium...his sheath was swollen so she took him to the vet who cleaned it out thoroughly .and gave antibiotics for her to inject. he noted that the swelling on hi… read more
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horsemed
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I have a 18 year old gelding. Last Wednesday I noticed his
I have a 18 year old gelding. Last Wednesday I noticed his sheath was extremely swollen. My husband and I cleaned it and checked for a bean. No bean was found. Thursday we repeated this as the sheath … read more
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta
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My 7 year old mare, tennessee walker came in three weeks ago
My 7 year old mare, tennessee walker came in three weeks ago with limping. The back of her left front leg had a plug the size of a quarter that wa bleeding and it was about 6 inches above the hoof beh… read more
JoanNortonVMD
JoanNortonVMD
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Quarter horse: 4yr old..hurt in pasture..several spots on top..stiff
4yr old Quarter horse hurt in pasture with other horses. He now has a very large wither with hard knot on top. Also tests sore on several spots on top of neck and has a hard stiff looking back. A larg… read more
Dr. Hinson
Dr. Hinson
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I have two questions, Im looking after a friends farm and
I have two questions, I'm looking after a friends farm and I've got two horses with two different issues. The one has a swollen sheath, he's eating, drinking, and pooping (he may be peeing as well but… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
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Post-Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
Hi there, 3 of my horses have suddenly developed greasy lesions
Hi there, 3 of my horses have suddenly developed greasy lesions on their feet and some higher up the leg. All the of these horses have recently had a change in feed with a 1% higher protein level. The… read more
brookevet
brookevet
PhD (Parasitic Immunology) France
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My 7 yr. old gelding has swelling of his sheath and large areas
My 7 yr. old gelding has swelling of his sheath and large areas around that area.(Ventral abdomen area?) There are maybe two or three large swollen areas, each being at least 5 inches in length and on… read more
Dr. JB
Dr. JB
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
265 satisfied customers
Our horse had a cut/tear on his leg that we were treating with
Our horse had a cut/tear on his leg that we were treating with antibiotic salve. It seemed to be healing nicely, without any exudate or warmth in the area. A few days after we had last checked it, the… read more
Dr Rik Daniels
Dr Rik Daniels
Doctoral Degree
705 satisfied customers
my horse was swollen beneath her trachea to her chest, and
my horse was swollen beneath her trachea to her chest, and her right side is worse than the left... any ideas on what this might be?… read more
Dr. Tanis
Dr. Tanis
Doctoral Degree
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Hello, last week we discovered one of our horses had a swollen
Hello, last week we discovered one of our horses had a swollen sheath on one side. It is very firm and hard but not hot. Also, a hard round lump on one side, about 4" in diam. We had our Vet come out … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,206 satisfied customers
I have a 6 year old quarter horse stallion whose testicles
I have a 6 year old quarter horse stallion whose testicles are swollen & it now has started to move into his penis. I have cleaned his sheath, but that hasn't helped. Lunging him does help for a short… read more
Equine Vet
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Doctoral Degree
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Hi,I have a horse who has been ill for around four weeks and
Hi,I have a horse who has been ill for around four weeks and we have been unable to pinpoint the problem, with a varying number of symtoms, although tonight he has very swollen engorged testicles and … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 13 year old Morgan gelding whose sheath has been swollen
I have a 13 year old Morgan gelding whose sheath has been swollen the past four days. It has a small hard area about the size of a quarter. His temperature is normal and his is urinating without compl… read more
Donna C Smith
Donna C Smith
freelance writer/book author
Associate Degree
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horse: thin..his butt, a raw dock and loosing his tail hairs
I have a horse in my barn that is miserable. He has over the past four days lost a lot of his hair, has scaly thin layers of his skin coming off, oozing areas across his butt, a raw dock and loosing h… read more
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i have a 12 year old gelding with a swollen sheath.i ...
i have a 12 year old gelding with a swollen sheath.i cleaned him yesterday and removed 3 hard deposits up in folds of skin.i can see him drop and kinda dangle often.… read more
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Dan C., DVM
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