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  1. Thread: PSSM

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    I use a bit of beet pulp to soak up the oil. My...

    I use a bit of beet pulp to soak up the oil. My PSSM horse gets, divided into 2 feedings: 1 lb. TC 30% supplement; the rest if the 1 lb. measuring cup filled to the top with non-molasses beet pulp...
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    Yep would totally do the biopsy again if...

    Yep would totally do the biopsy again if warranted. I've done it for 2 horses and both were positive. The symptoms can mimic so many other conditions, I wanted to be sure. And luckily, my TB was...
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    I would definitely have her tested for HYPP and...

    I would definitely have her tested for HYPP and PSSM1. Cheap and easy! I went through the "what is wrong with my horse?" with 2 of mine and both were eventually diagnosed with PSSM via muscle biopsy...
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    Same here. My TB has had them the entire 11 years...

    Same here. My TB has had them the entire 11 years I have owned him. PNWjumper described them to a tee. I've tried a few remedies but now just do benign neglect. If they get largish and seem loose...
  5. Thread: colic?

    by CC
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    I acttually just thought there was a correlation...

    I acttually just thought there was a correlation between the two. Correlation does not equal causation or predisposition.

    But, my cribber did need surgery for an epiploic foramen entrapment at...
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    My farm in MD does not have run-ins. My horses...

    My farm in MD does not have run-ins. My horses are out 24/7 in good weather, in during the day during the hottest summer days and in at night during nasty winter weather or frozen/very muddy...
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    I give 2 3/4 cups/day to my horse with PSSM and 1...

    I give 2 3/4 cups/day to my horse with PSSM and 1 1/2 cups/day to my hard keeper retired TB. I use canola oil.
  8. Thread: Carpal Tunnel or?

    by CC
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    I had one numb finger and intense shooting pain...

    I had one numb finger and intense shooting pain down my right arm when I had the disc between C5 and C6 protruding on the C6 nerve. I had no neck pain. It was diagnosed via MRI and 6 weeks of...
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    I use Dr. Harper also. And yes, she is a DVM;...

    I use Dr. Harper also. And yes, she is a DVM; she is one of my regular vets as well. I love that she uses accu/chiro as well as traditional vet med in her diagnosis/assessment.
  10. Ditto x 10!!

    Ditto x 10!!
  11. So do tell, what club are you having such a great...

    So do tell, what club are you having such a great time with?? : )

    And will ditto everyone else on the fitness. I was lucky. My big TB was an ex-timber horse and getting him fit was very easy and...
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    My horse was 9 (so not old but not young either)...

    My horse was 9 (so not old but not young either) when he fractured. It was an apical fracture which has a good chance of returning sound. He never had surgery and was turned out for 2 years. ...
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    I've had 2 with EPSM. I lost the appendix at age...

    I've had 2 with EPSM. I lost the appendix at age 24 and the TB was just diagnosed a year ago. Both ate/are eating the 1 lb oil/1000 lbs. diet. Neither got obese. My appendix QH was not diagnosed...
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    I would definitely test for Lyme but also agree...

    I would definitely test for Lyme but also agree with PSSM. I am another who has had 2 PSSM horses (both diagnosed via muscle biopsy) who did not have all the listed symptoms. In fact, one of the...
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    carlydee, I started lungeing my horse about 2...

    carlydee,
    I started lungeing my horse about 2 weeks after starting the diet change. It took about a month to slowly add the 2 cups of canola oil. I actually saw a difference in about 2 weeks:...
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    Yes, my unraced TB was diagnosed via muscle...

    Yes, my unraced TB was diagnosed via muscle biopsy last October. Diet change has made a big difference!

    I chose to go the biopsy route because I like to be certain about things. And i find...
  17. Thread: Doxy pricing..

    by CC
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    Since I soak my TB's TC senior anyway (chronic...

    Since I soak my TB's TC senior anyway (chronic choker), I just put the capsules in the feed, soak and he eats it just fine. He is getting 25 capsules 2x/day.
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    Thanks all! So it sounds like working for flies...

    Thanks all! So it sounds like working for flies is hit and miss. I wonder if the horse's individual chemistry has something to do with if it works or not? Just like not all joint supps work for...
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    Springtime Bug Off garlic-anyone use?

    Anyone have opinions on this specific supplement?
    Works, waste of money?? Thanks!
  20. That's what I do. I never changed my name and...

    That's what I do. I never changed my name and hubby doesn't care. So legally, my maiden name is it but socially, I'll use his. What is funny is that occassionally we will get something addressed...
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    Wow! I just picked up 6 bottles a month ago to...

    Wow! I just picked up 6 bottles a month ago to finish treating one horse for Lyme (100mg-500 tablets) and I paid $35/bottle which is what my vet has always charged me. Last fall, she told me there...
  22. I vote for more time and less emotion. My young...

    I vote for more time and less emotion. My young not-OTTB is pretty insecure but like your young guy, he is not hot...at all. But he spent the better part of ages 2-4 in a stall, healing a tendon...
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    I think you were parked next to me! Yes, we had...

    I think you were parked next to me! Yes, we had a good day. Second field had 2 views! Hope you can join us again : )
  24. My Hampton is a few years old so I don't quite...

    My Hampton is a few years old so I don't quite remember how I got it off but do remember that it was quite easy. And yes, I do know that I glued it back on.

    Is that helpful LOL!
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    Love Bartville. I actually have never thought of...

    Love Bartville. I actually have never thought of the hardware as bulky; it looks great on my TB with the biggish head and my smaller TB.
    And I have not found the need to do any heavyduty...
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