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My minature horse is about 15 I dewormed m 2 weeks ago and
My minature horse is about 15 I dewormed him 2 weeks ago and now he eats alittle hay but no grain and I Don't see him drink much or poop anymore he looks sad what can I do I gave him omeprazole today … read more
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I do not know much about horses however that did not keep me
I do not know much about horses however that did not keep me from ending up with 2 beautiful Girls. One is now 17 years old and because of my ignorance she is fat, I had no idea that horses can get fa… read more
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Dr Linda
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I have a small farm with 21 horses on it in various size pastures,
I have a small farm with 21 horses on it in various size pastures, at this time of year there is no grass to speak of and we have had a lot of snow. The horses have begun to destroy my fences (old woo… read more
Donna C Smith
Donna C Smith
equine journalist and author
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Hello, I have 3 Quarter horses that I board. They are in one
Hello, I have 3 Quarter horses that I board. They are in one pen together and get along great. They are 16,15, and 14 yrs old. At the end of last winter the vet walked by and told the barn owner my on… read more
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i know that alfalfa hay can make horses "hot" but can senior
i know that alfalfa hay can make horses "hot" but can senior grain, or COB, or horse mix do the same ? if yes, which would be the worse in making horses "hot" also, i have been told that feeding alfal… read more
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we have been told that our 12 year old irsih sports horse has chronic IBD and can't be ridden. His bloods are low and he is obviously uncomfortable - but he is not prone to colic and does not have dio… read more
Dr. Campbell
Dr. Campbell
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Because of the drought we have had this year and the price
Because of the drought we have had this year and the price of Hay I am going to have to give up my 2 horese to a rescue group or figure a way to feed less hay I just cannot pay that much. So I use the… read more
Dr. Hunt
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Recently, I asked about a throughbred I have just purchesed
Recently, I asked about a throughbred I have just purchesed who has diarrhea all the time. She appears very healthy in oevery other way.....someone told me that tapeworms can sometimes cause this and … read more
SusieL, MS
SusieL, MS
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Type Your Horse Management Question Here... I keep 3 horses
Type Your Horse Management Question Here... I keep 3 horses on 3 acres in upstate NY. They have clean shelter with bedding and are never locked up. I have had hoof frog infection problems pretty chron… read more
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SusieL, MS
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Hello. I have a 7 year old aqha mare. She is on alfalfa and
Hello. I have a 7 year old aqha mare. She is on alfalfa and sweet feed. When I bought her she was on alfalfa grass mix/sweet feed. She seems to be doing well on alfalfa/sweet feed. She does get her da… read more
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Please help me. I have a 20 month old Drum Horse colt he is
Please help me. I have a 20 month old Drum Horse colt he is in with 5 other horses ranging in age from 3 to 7 years old. I go to work in the morning when it is dark and arrive home after dark and live… read more
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horse: way except he bites when he is being groomed..pasture..grain
My horse, Milo, is great in every way except he bites when he is being groomed and when his blanket is being put on. He has his own stall but spends most nights in a 5 acre pasture with a run-in shed … read more
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I have 2 horses, 6yr old QH(apprx 1175lbs 15 HH) and a 17 month
I have 2 horses, 6yr old QH(apprx 1175lbs 15 HH) and a 17 month old(13.6 HH & 650 lbs) App stallion. Both are not very energetic unless I get them moving. QH is a food hog. We were putting a round bai… read more
SusieL, MS
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we have had our horse on bute for 2 weeks now, when you turn
we have had our horse on bute for 2 weeks now, when you turn him to the right he has a limp and acts lame. when hes walking, turning left and going straight hes fine. we thought this started right aft… read more
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How can I get my horse to gain weight post foaling We are
How can I get my horse to gain weight post foaling? We are feeding grain and alfalfa but she is staying so boney (ribs and spine). She is three months post foaling.… read more
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I have a Canadian thoroughbred mare whom I bought 6 years ago.
I have a Canadian thoroughbred mare whom I bought 6 years ago. She has what appears to be "scratches" on her back legs - large black lumpy crusts that bleed and twice she has come down with sever lymp… read more
Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM
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Our barn managers just changed our alfalfa to one that was
Our barn managers just changed our alfalfa to one that was much higher in protein and my horse colicked - is this new high-protein alfalfa likely the culprit?!… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
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mare: she travels, she goes off her grain for 3 or 4 days afterward
Hello.I am writting for my daughter. Her 6 year old Arab mare has an issue with trailering. As soon as show season starts & she travels, she goes off her grain for 3 or 4 days afterward. If there is a… read more
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