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He has a dime sized wound just above his right front foot
He has a dime sized wound just above his right front foot coronet band and his fetlock is swollen. He doesn't want to put any weight on it and it is sensitive to the touch. I suspect he has either a p… read more
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Dr Linda
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My pony has been caught in some kind of wire hes not cut but
Hi my pony has been caught in some kind of wire hes not cut but i feels like he's been burnt ot was weeping on friday wen i found him and very swollen i have used proxicide to clean washed the legs an… read more
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Richard Rawling
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I have an older mare, 19, who is within days of foaling.
I have an older mare, 19, who is within days of foaling. Yesterday evening, she had gotten a puncture wound between the front legs, angled forward. I do not believe this to be too severe, but it does … read more
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hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a horse that has a small puncture
hi my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a horse that has a small puncture wound maybe from a piece of wire or stick, the only drug i have on hand is Norocillen sa, which i used for some calves last year. would… read more
Veterinarian101
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horse: got sprayed..dawn..natures miracle skunk odor remover..muzzle
My horse got sprayed in the face and chin area by a skunk. I've used dawn washed him twice now, natures miracle skunk odor remover (three bottles) and he still smells. Do you think shaving his chin an… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a - I have a large lesson/show barn and have had
I have a ?? - I have a large lesson/show barn and have had horses for 20+ years. I have a concern that I am trying to figure out without prematurely scaring anyone. I am familiar with strangles - we h… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I found a puncture wound on the muscle on my geldings
I found a puncture wound on the muscle on my gelding's neck, and a couple of scrapes several days ago. There is now a lump there. There was no oozing but a small amt of dried blood. I cleaned it with … read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
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Doctoral Degree
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horse: injured bulb on a hind foot..abcess..betadine..Still infected??
Need some advise on treating an injured bulb on a hind foot He got bumped by another horse. Have had an abcess in there and treated it w/ ebsom salt pack, soaked in Betadine for over a week. Still inf… read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
Doctoral Degree
351 satisfied customers
appaloosa: rubbing..small amount of oozing..swelling..appetite
I have a 22 yr old white appaloosa that has a sore on the side of hisneck directly behind his jaw- it started like a scrape the sixe of a quarter, I saw him rubbing his neck on our wire fence and then… read more
Dr. O\u0027Bryan
Dr. O\u0027Bryan
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Doctoral Degree
126 satisfied customers
My horse has severe swelling around her right eye,started Wednesday.
My horse has severe swelling around her right eye,started Wednesday. I called vet & he gave her an antibotic shot and anti-inflamatory shot in neck & eye. He also gave me a Powdered anti-inflam to giv… read more
Dr. Tanis
Dr. Tanis
Doctoral Degree
208 satisfied customers
Our 5 month old horse has been bitten by a rattle snake. Yesterday
Our 5 month old horse has been bitten by a rattle snake. Yesterday a vet came out and gave her a anti inflamatory shot and bute for pain, the swelling got a lot worse today and we got another vet to c… read more
Dr. Tanis
Dr. Tanis
Doctoral Degree
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Hello. I hope you can assist me. My horse was just diagnosed
Hello. I hope you can assist me. My horse was just diagnosed with a broken nose about 1 1/2 to 2 inches just below the right eye. initially the vet injected water into his nose in to see if it would t… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Doctoral Degree
1,204 satisfied customers
My 4 year old colt was injured yesterday when being trained/ridden.
My 4 year old colt was injured yesterday when being trained/ridden. He cut his back leg above the fetlock and below the hock, near the bone, (description provided by trainer) on a culvert in the roadw… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Doctoral Degree
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Colt: month old..all that hair, that he had a hard swelling right..pit
I have an 8 month old Shire Colt that I was getting ready to show. I body clipped him to discover, under all that hair, that he had a hard swelling right behind his chin that feels like edema, and wil… read more
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Dan C., DVM
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
971 satisfied customers
horse: We walked a lot, trotted for a total of a couple of minutes
I rode my horse today for the first time in about a month. We walked a lot, trotted for a total of a couple of minutes and loped about half the arena in both directions. He wasn't himself and stopped … read more
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gelding: We saved him for last due to not being sure how he would act.
We vacinated my almost 3 year old gelding for West Nile 11-1-08. We saved him for last due to not being sure how he would act. In my exhaustion and his anxiety, I placed the injection too high and too… read more
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Carl Meyer, DVM
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
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Donna Campbell Smith
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I have a thoroughbred polo horse (retired) due to injury I ...
I have a thoroughbred polo horse (retired) due to injury I am treating her for. Damage to pastern (?) area left front leg caught in barbed wire fence. Deep cut. Treating for est 2 wks. Swelling. Ice. … read more
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