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I rode my friesian/thbrd last night and he was great. I just
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Have you or do you know of any veterinarian in the United States who has ever used leech therapy on horses. I have a Clydesdale who has been diagnosed with canker in both hind feet and one front foot.… read more
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My pony has been acting strange. I thought she swayed yesterday
My pony has been acting strange. I thought she swayed yesterday but I wasn't sure. Thought it may have been my imagination. Today she was absolutely acting.... different. She stumbled, is reluctant to… read more
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Hello, It has been rainy here since the begining of April and
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A friend of mine has a donkey, my friend was told he was just
A friend of mine has a donkey, my friend was told he was just gelded about four to six weeks ago, he is one year old. The wound seems to be closed they had a vet out last week. He believes the horse h… read more
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i have a 4 yr old that is not broke,she has been lame on both front feet since I had her trimmed 2 weeks ago. Four days ago another farrier came to the barn and checked her feet and advised that i nee… read more
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How crucial is a pre-purchase exam on a horse when buying from a reputable trainer and at the right price? I am looking at a barrel horse for my daughter from a local trainer who is a friend of mine, … read more
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his left front..farrier said to treat for thrush (which I did)..frog
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My horse has a canker in a rear foot...I have her under vet
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My six yr old cutting horse is lame again. A vet told me she had strained her shoulder about 6 months ago. He didn't mention the shoeing as being a problem. I gave her three months off and then gradua… read more
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