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My horse cut her leg she fell and got caught in the fence
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My horse reared over backwards and fell yesterday. Today he
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I am considering purchasing a 10 yr old Registered QH gelding.
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My horse has a swelling on his right hind led at the fetlock
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have 5 year old horse with popping right leg knuckle, was
have 5 year old horse with popping right leg "knuckle, was hurt as colt by getting tangled in a fence, owner green broke him and said just keep his feet under him and he will be ok. i bought him and l… read more
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my horse sliped and fell while exiting the barn she hit the
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I have a 14 yr old appendix reg QH, 16hh and he stretches his
I have a 14 yr old appendix reg QH, 16hh and he stretches his legs way out in front and back, like he is going to urinate but much further, he will almost fall down. The front legs are stretched out s… read more
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MY 22 YEAR OLD QUARTER HORSE HAS A SHOE BOIL. IT IS HARD,
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my 7 yr old irish gelding has developed a swelling on the cannon
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I have a 15 yr. old QH that was diagnosed with a broken tail.
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he tends to stock up in his front legs, not all the time..sore or lame
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There is a small bump on my horses leg a little bigger ...
There is a small bump on my horses leg a little bigger than a pencil eraser and looks like a blister. Could you tell me what you think it might be? Thank you.… read more
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what type of care needs to be done other than cleaning ...
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