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Can donkeys get psoriatic arthritis? The donkey breaks out
The donkey breaks out in sores in hind knees, legs swell up. Had always thought these were Jack sores. I have treated with antibiotic creams, ivermectin and mineral oil, sulphur and mineral oil, wash daily with Epsom salt in warm water. Spray with Catrol to keep flies off. Have used pastes, wonder dust, iodine, iodine shampoo., wormed with ivermectin. This has been goin on for months. Very little change. … read more
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