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I just gave my policing mini mule 6cc of Banamine. She still
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One of my horses has had an abscess from 4 weeks ago.
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My pony has a temp 102 respiration normal shes coughing
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My vet said it is okay to give my mare Banamine orally, because
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Hello, my horse has swollen lymph nodes. I started him on
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Shorty, our pony somehow hurt his eye late tonight. It is VERY
Shorty, our pony somehow hurt his eye late tonight. It is VERY swollen & puffy. Please, what should we do? I have banamine paste & liquid. I also have bute & ace but i do not believe they are helpful.… read more
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Hello! My 13 year-old quarterhorse, unfortunately, is allergic
Hello! My 13 year-old quarterhorse, unfortunately, is allergic to the dust and spores found in her hay. This causes her to have raspy and 'heavey' breathing and she coughs, sometimes frequently. Since… read more
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My horse has heaves. she was given a shot a week ago, then
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my 23 year old mare has lymphangitis. It first apppeared 5
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gelding: Is there a treatment for this or is surgery the only option?
a gelding at my ranch has penile paresis after castration. Ace was not used, its now 2 months post and he still has paresis. Is there a treatment for this or is surgery the only option?… read more
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mare: was acting funny yesterday morning..lethargic..feed..colic
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I have a 15 y/o Palomino Quarter Horse, who displayed nearly
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mare: w/ fungal eye os infection..swelling..treating..topical
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mare: five year old..that has been lethargic..No signs of colic...hair
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I have an 8yo barrel racing mare with what is or isnt COPD
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If a horse developes hives, I know that you normally can give
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