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How do I know if my horse is colicing. Got home from work and called my three up o check on them. Two came but the other I had to go get. It's the start of muddy season here. He ate his handful Of gra… read more
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I believe he has the colic he is thrashing around 0n ground and he gets up turns around and lays back down he is gritting his teeth I have walked him and he will just all at once lay down and not move… read more
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I have a 4 year old mare who has been acting really strange
I have a 4 year old mare who has been acting really strange after she eats. She gets a scoop of purina strategy healthy edge in the morning at night. The last couple mornings I have noticed that befor… read more
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I have 5 year old gelding who during the days of 100+ started
I have 5 year old gelding who during the days of 100+ started eating and drinking. Then go lay down.He gets up and will spend time with other horses in pasture. He gets up if you walk up to him and th… read more
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My horse swallowed a pear whole yesterday about an hour later,
My horse swallowed a pear whole yesterday about an hour later, we fed him some grain and he started wretching like he was throwing up,(I know hoses don't throw up) He is a rescue horse and we've only … read more
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flatt: eating grass..vet gave..breed an feed pellots..wet
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We were riding (live in FL) humidity high. QH fine, not sweating,
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I have an old horse.hasnt eatn in 3 days.not drinkin water,but
I have an old horse.hasn't eatn in 3 days.not drinkin water,but tryin, usuallypees alot when healthy,only pee'd once that i can see. offered some bran earlier today,didn't want it tho < should I du… read more
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my horse is having trouble swallowing I can hear a swooshing
my horse is having trouble swallowing I can hear a swooshing sound in his esophagus then he coughs up a large amount of mucus he will lay down and roll , then just lay on his side. and he gets up and … read more
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horse: was laying down..eaten his breakfast...drink nor eat
I just got home from work and my horse was laying down. He had not eaten his breakfast. I got him up and walked him around but he did not drink nor eat. I offered him carrots his favorite and no inter… read more
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My older horse about 14 years, seems to have arthritus or something
My older horse about 14 years, seems to have arthritus or something similar. I have tried grain with glucosamine. The other day when he came back from a short easy ride it seemed as though he was havi… read more
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We have an Arab. He hasnt eaten much seen this morning. When
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my 5 year old layed down a lot yesterday something he doesnt do...hay
my 5 year old layed down a lot yesterday something he doesn't do. I have him near the house so that I can check on him all day long. Last night I gave hay more often to keep him up. I haven't turned h… read more
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My horse, TW, got into feed today along with two of his buddies. I just looked out and saw him laying down, doesn't look like he's in pain, just laying. I made him get up and walk around for 10or so m… read more
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