Type: Posts; User: Ghazzu
My sincere sympathy.
On my first visit to Craver Farms, I felt like a kid in a candy store.
What was most impressive was Charles and Jeanne's ability to rattle off pedigrees of anyone you pointed at, and effortlessly...
Not sure what you mean by "now". The Second Foundation was gathered up in the 1950's, and comprised of about 16 horses. Hard to avoid a significant coefficient of inbreeding there.
There has been...
I put about as much faith in commercial hair analysis as I do in horse psychics.
Pyoben or Oxydex pet shampoo, Selsun Blue human shampoo; just hit the shampoo aisle and check labels.
The people who said cannon keratosis are most likely correct.
Regular grooming with soft rubber curry and use of a shampoo containing benzoyl peroxide will take care of it.
Too often, people...
In most states, administering drugs to your own animals is permitted. In some states, administering drugs to animals owned by your employer is permitted. In my state, administering drugs to a...
I asked a member of the Board of Registration in Veterinary Medicine in my state this question, and was told most emphatically "NO. It is not allowed."
As to whether or not it is...
If you've got significant quantities of urine pooling, the stall isn't being bedded sufficiently.
Hell. I guess I'd better get on the phone and start demanding checks for my referrals.
Cardiomyopathy with emboli would be pretty high on my list of rule outs.
Percentages are fractions. In and of themselves, they are meaningless.
Daily protein requirements for horses can be easily calculated.
You can use this app to do that.
Once you have the...
Another Flshman fan here--got introduced to Sir Harry in college. They're a hoot!
When I graduated from vet school, I bought myself a duallie wheelbarrow as a graduation present.
Still have it.
Add it to the long list of therapies which Dr. Ramey doesn't find useful, including dentistry.
I'd be looking elsewhere.
Perhaps the 2nd opinion guy who told you not to go throwing money at what might not be a problem...
Not to worry.
In some states, rabies may be administered to livestock by the owner; however, should it come down to a potential exposure, "official" vaccination status is determined by whether it...
Most vets are thrilled to have clients that really want to know things. Ask!
Interesting you seem to assume it was the OP's ego and not the "trainer's"...
injectable is either mag sulfate or mag chloride.
No. Not ever.
I wouldn't take it as a gift.
I believe that is because there is no actual fruit in them...
Years ago, the World's Most Expensive Free Horse had a tie back that broke down shortly after the surgery.
She then developed a sterile abscess at the incision site.
The second tie back was a...
We don't know that the injected drug was acepromazine. Could have been any of a variety of pharmaceuticals.