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I just discovered that my small stallion" BOY" has a large
I just discovered that my small stallion "ROY BOY" has a large and bone-solid growth which protrudes downwards from his lower jaw on the right-hand side. The width is roughly the same as his jawbone a… read more
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Hi Dr B, My 23 yr old TB gelding has a large hard lump the
Hi Dr B, My 23 yr old TB gelding has a large hard lump the size of an elongated tennis ball on the side if his jaw bone. This has slowly grown over a period of 6-7 years. It has been checked by numero… read more
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My mustang has a large bump about 6" diameter on her shoulder.
My mustang has a large bump about 6" diameter on her shoulder. It is about 1/2" thick, feels rather hard and is making her walking painful. I can touch it gently, but she looks like it makes her uncom… read more
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Hi - there is a sm. quarter size lump right behind left jaw
Hi - there is a sm. quarter size lump right behind left jaw on neck & it is sensitive to touch but not hot ! His breath does not smell nor is there no flam. He is 18 yr. QH & he has been wormed ! He d… read more
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I have a 28 y/o quarter horse gelding. He has a lump on his
I have a 28 y/o quarter horse gelding. He has a lump on his left jaw. It is just beyond and slightly above the end of his mouth, about 2 in long and 1 in wide. It is hard to the touch, it moves and he… read more
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horses: drainage..my vet thought maybe he had missed a sliver of bone
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stallion: two glands under his jaw have been swollen..protruding
I have a 2 yo stallion that the two glands under his jaw have been swollen for over 6 months. They go and come as to size. . sometimes large and seen from the side protruding down to hardly noticable.… read more
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My 13 year old Arab gelding has a hard lump on the left side
My 13 year old Arab gelding has a hard lump on the left side of his chest (behind the left elbow and before the girth area) that I noticed for the first time this morning. It was definitely not there … read more
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My girlfriends horse has a large hard growth on his left Jaw
My girlfriends horse has a large hard growth on his left Jaw just about two to three inches below his eye. We thought it may be a tooth so we had his teeth floated. The man that did the floating didn'… read more
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Dr. Loretta
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Hi, My daughters 14.2 pony has over the last month been excessively
Hi, My daughters 14.2 pony has over the last month been excessively mouthing her bit when being ridden. She finds it difficult to accept the bit and to work in a consistent outline. She is tilting her… read more
Dr. M.
Dr. M.
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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Hi, My horse has a lump in his throat. It is not near his
Hi, My horse has a lump in his throat. It is not near his jaw. It is about a foot down his neck in the wind pipe area. One of my friends suggested strangles, but my horse has no discharge. He is still… read more
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my horse is laying down and wont eat. she will get up willingly
my horse is laying down and won't eat. she will get up willingly and I can walk her around the pasture. when I rub her throat the glands under her jaw are swollen and if I rub up and down it makes a s… read more
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I have a dappled grey dun highland pony 8 yrs old who has developed
I have a dappled grey dun highland pony 8 yrs old who has developed a tennis ball size lump in his neck ( thyroid area ) and both glands are up at the side of his head. Seems well in himself but has n… read more
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Tennessee walking horse: when we got him he was to be 6 Yrs.
I have a 9-10 yr.old Tennessee walking horse. We where told when we got him he was to be 6 Yrs. old. He has foundered but is over it now. He is real stiff to point will not turn sometimes will not bac… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 18 year old Tennessee Walker that is not shedding
I have a 18 year old Tennessee Walker that is not shedding his winter coat very quickly this year. Last fall he was very shiny and healthy looking. He wintered pretty well, but I noticed some coughing… read more
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My @6 yr old paso/quarter gelding has a golf ball size lump
My @6 yr old paso/quarter gelding has a golf ball size lump on the lower left side of his throat latch just behind the jaw bone. I have an appointment with the vet in two weeks for a checkup (this is … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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4 out of 7 of my horses have a single hard large lump on the
4 out of 7 of my horses have a single hard large lump on the opposite side where they received their fall shots. Their teeth were floated at the same time - could this be a reaction to too many vaccin… read more
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Looking at a Tennessee Walker to buy. I have 2 concerns. 1.
Looking at a Tennessee Walker to buy. I have 2 concerns. 1. He has a scar and indentation on the right side of his neck, close to his throat. Owner's "say" his hoof was imbedded at birth, but I havve … read more
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