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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: 1 year ago.
Category: Horse Veterinary
Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year 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:

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

Expert:  DrMelJ replied 1 year ago.
Hi Peggy,

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