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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
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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4 year old quarter horse mare. back left hock injured 2.5
4 year old quarter horse mare. back left hock injured 2.5 weeks ago. Leg swollen from hoof to hip first then once medication started the swelling went down to left just around the hock. This is a larg… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,408 satisfied customers
My mare got kicked in the back leg by another made of mine.
My mare got kicked in the back leg by another made of mine. I immediately called the vet. The vet said that the tendon was intact however the tendon sheath was cut. This injury is on the inside of the… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,204 satisfied customers
One of the mares at the place where I work came up on Thursday
One of the mares at the place where I work came up on Thursday limping on her back right leg. She had what looked like a fairly superficial cut on the front of her hock. The limping wasn't bad, so the… read more
Dr. Dan M.
Dr. Dan M.
Veterinary Surgeon
Bachelor's Degree
88 satisfied customers
mare: yr old..wound is just below the knee of her right front leg.
I have a 7 yr old qtr horse mare that cut her leg on something. It happened sometime during the day today. The wound is just below the knee of her right front leg. If you were squatted down in front o… read more
Steve O.
Steve O.
Practicing Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,640 satisfied customers
Hello My 18 year old mare has what looks like a cut with surrounding
Hello My 18 year old mare has what looks like a cut with surrounding ulcer on her tongue. the dentist came to do her teeth on Tuesday. She seems to be eating OK buty washing her mouth out in her water… read more
Dr. Scott
Dr. Scott
General Practitioner
Doctoral Degree
14,834 satisfied customers
HI I have a horse who had a bone chip right rear sigmoid bone.
HI I have a horse who had a bone chip right rear sigmoid bone. Chip was removed but now she has tendonitis. Tendon damage was done when the c hip was removed. Do you have a recovery estimate on averag… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
Board Certified Equine Surgeon
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
I just went to check on the horses and found my 24 year old
I just went to check on the horses and found my 24 year old mare has a tubular shaped swollen place that begins just below her chest, extending between her front legs towards her stomach. It is warm t… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
Board Certified Equine Surgeon
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
four year old filly in race training worked three days ago
four year old filly in race training worked three days ago 09/18/10 good work. next day appeared to be fine but on 09/20/10 noticed she was not herself. I examined filly did't want to walk on left rea… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
Board Certified Equine Surgeon
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,438 satisfied customers
Hi, ***My English may be sometimes wierd in my email. My
Hi, ***My English may be sometimes wierd in my email. My apologies in advance. I am French!*** Back in February, my mare had a problem with a posterior, on the inside of her hock. In fact, her hock an… read more
Dr. Will
Dr. Will
Doctoral Degree
649 satisfied customers
mare: lame..her whole front leg..swollen..no sign of heat or wounds
My mare went lame on wednesday. had the vet out on thursday who gave her bute and said was a muscle injury but nothing major, to turn her out on own in day and bring in at night. This morning when arr… read more
Keith Taraba, DVM
Keith Taraba, DVM
Owner
Doctoral Degree
409 satisfied customers
4 days ago, went to feed our horses breakfast, and found one
4 days ago, went to feed our horses breakfast, and found one of them had a swollen knee. Upon further examination, noticed a very small and not deep puncture wound on the side of her knee. She was swo… read more
Dr Rik Daniels
Dr Rik Daniels
Doctoral Degree
702 satisfied customers
my 12yr old mare has been lame on a hind leg for a few days
my 12yr old mare has been lame on a hind leg for a few days , she has no wound or injury in her hoof,no heat either in her hoof. Ithought that she must have put her foot down a rabbit holr an strained… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Horse Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,204 satisfied customers
Chelsea is a dun 14h 2 mare. . 14 years old and she has never
Chelsea is a dun 14h 2" mare. . 14 years old and she has never been in foal. . just noticed last week that her teats are swollen ? but she doesnt seem to be sore. . . My field at the moment is full of… read more
Dr. Darren
Dr. Darren
Doctoral Degree
351 satisfied customers
My 17-yr.-old mare is lame, with swelling just above the fetlock
My 17-yr.-old mare is lame, with swelling just above the fetlock on a hind leg. There is no broken skin, and she lets me examine the swelling and picks up her hoof to be examined. I think it is a past… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Doctoral Degree
1,204 satisfied customers
QH: Hind leg edema...healthy..5 days ago for wnv and Rabies vaccine
Hind leg edema. 7 year old QH mare in a large corral-no stall time, limited forage and healthy body condition. Local bet just came 5 days ago for WNV and Rabies vaccine. What could cause hind leg edem… read more
Dr. Todd
Dr. Todd
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
721 satisfied customers
my horse has a bite that has swollen to 9cm by 6cm. I put ...
my horse has a bite that has swollen to 9cm by 6cm. I put warm compresses on it and it came down to 7cm. i cleaned it and put neospran on it. She has no fever and it eatting pooing and drinking. What … read more
Dr. Garlinghouse
Dr. Garlinghouse
Practice Owner
Doctoral Degree
12 satisfied customers
I HAVE A MARE WHO STARTED TO FAVOR HER FRONT RIGHT LEG ...
I HAVE A MARE WHO STARTED TO FAVOR HER FRONT RIGHT LEG EARLIER THIS WEEK. WE THOUGHT SHE MIGHT HAVE GOT SOMETHING UP IN HER HOOF WE CLEANED IT OUT AND SHE DID PUT HER FULL WEIGHT DOWN ON IT. ON FRIDAY… read more
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Dr. Hinson
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Doctoral Degree
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