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    Our barn and lay up facility have them and the...

    Our barn and lay up facility have them and the are great. I actually stand on it too :)

    It feels good. It's kind of like a stimulating massage.

    Probably depends on what the horses issue is...
  2. I feel for you and that you are going through...

    I feel for you and that you are going through this with your horse... At this point I will pull out a crystal ball because without proper diagnostics you will be guessing. I do understand your...
  3. I had the perfusion for my other horse. And...

    I had the perfusion for my other horse. And interestingly the first MRI compared to the 10 month later MRI was greatly improved. Vet also mentioned Osphos which they say is safer.

    I do want to do...
  4. Thanks Keysfins - He was diagnosed via MRI......

    Thanks Keysfins -

    He was diagnosed via MRI... bone scan and xrays were negative. He did say that they don't know why it happens and there is no real reason they have found via research but...
  5. Aint that the truth!!! LOL

    Aint that the truth!!! LOL
  6. I think the vets were surprised to find anything...

    I think the vets were surprised to find anything given his xrays, bone scan and clinical. Thinking it was laminitis result in loss of bone from the steroids!

    AKKK! So sorry to hear that. I...
  7. Thanks Peggy.... All I can say is every vet needs...

    Thanks Peggy.... All I can say is every vet needs to have a portable MRI machine.. no guessing here.

    Glad to have a direction.
  8. Pedial Osteitis!!

    Pedial Osteitis!!
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    I am not sure but aren't most displacements...

    I am not sure but aren't most displacements caused by gas???

    I have a horse that over four months ago had colic surgery from a left dorsal displacement caused by gas. It was "after" a 28 day...
  10. The scan was a full body.... Interesting that...

    The scan was a full body....

    Interesting that you mention the low dose of Prednisolone... In January he had the mystery hoof/heel pain vet said he was sore and lay up and change shoeing - which...
  11. Just talked to the vet at the hospital. They did...

    Just talked to the vet at the hospital. They did the clinical and he was off both right and left front. Kind of happy about that but yet sad... because I have been going crazy seeing things and no...
  12. I have never heard of a venogram and looked it...

    I have never heard of a venogram and looked it up. That is pretty cool!! I will talk to the Dr. tomorrow after they do the clinical.

    And thank you for the ideas.. I too hope we can figure this...
  13. I would have to agree with the lay low technique....

    I would have to agree with the lay low technique. The best form of advertisement is your actions :)

    Don't be a Kardashian! :lol:
  14. It's all about money and I think that's hard to...

    It's all about money and I think that's hard to argue in this sport.

    Maybe it was parents, maybe it was another trainer and you have talent, show hard work and dedication where someone wants to...
  15. Simkie - He is still at the hospital now... I...

    Simkie - He is still at the hospital now... I asked the vet to do a clinical on him tomorrow after the isotope is clear from his system. If they see something they can do an MRI too....

    It's been...
  16. Ideas please!! Lameness and "Have diagnosis"

    I really could use some ideas here if this has ever happened to anyone on COTH..... This one has me stumped....

    I purchased a 3 year old a few years ago with a glowing PPE. Very sound and happy....
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    Can you borrow a pair? I know SmartPak will take...

    Can you borrow a pair? I know SmartPak will take them back if you don't like the Royal Riders.

    I really like mine. I had knee pain with regular irons with cheese grater inserts. I do like the...
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    I like half pads but depending on which saddle or...

    I like half pads but depending on which saddle or horse I use several that I really like.

    I love the Ogelvy for my sensitive back horse. It has made a big difference for him. I also like the...
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    Sounds like he's herd bound.... I had one that...

    Sounds like he's herd bound....

    I had one that became an idiot when separated from his "friends"....

    Another horse I have tested positive to Anti Mullarian hormone and had high testosterone...
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    If it was caused by trimming it seems odd it...

    If it was caused by trimming it seems odd it would create a founder ring and happen on the hind hoof (or) hooves as well.

    But were all assuming because we cannot see the horse :)

    I would be...
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    Agree.... when my vet does teeth they check for...

    Agree.... when my vet does teeth they check for beans and any health issues. One of my horses did have cancer and reason for having to put him down at age 40. He was an appy and white skin.
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    Or spent a year rehabbing a collateral ligament...

    Or spent a year rehabbing a collateral ligament and start back under saddle with a angry nut job horse.. finally get him going well and he colics.. has surgery, expected time to go back to work is...
  23. I have had a few.... I spread out vaccines and...

    I have had a few.... I spread out vaccines and vet gives meds for inflammation. Also certain brands are better than others.... talk to your vet about that.

    But mine never lasted two weeks. Just...
  24. Is he getting older? I had a horse that as he...

    Is he getting older? I had a horse that as he aged when he would stand in his stall especially when it was hot his sheath would swell up. Walking and exercise took care of it but then it would...
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    Oh I missed that..... :( Saw the rings on the...

    Oh I missed that..... :( Saw the rings on the front. But what could cause the blood pooling/inflammation in the hind too??? Feed?!
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