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    I'm not a breeder, but I'm an owner and wanna be...

    I'm not a breeder, but I'm an owner and wanna be dressage rider someday:winkgrin:.

    I saw the thread title and thought I would share a pic (though not a very good one) of my 9yr old gelding for...
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    I swear there needs to be a warning on the label....

    I swear there needs to be a warning on the label.

    I accidently burned my daughter's pony last year.

    I was livid and wrote to the company. They sent me a water based product which didn't work...
  3. It sounds as though your horse probably has (at...

    It sounds as though your horse probably has (at least) rotational, and perhaps angular deviations in the limb causing the skewed hoof and the loading (not flat), that you are seeing.

    Not defending...
  4. Not to frighten you, but I had a horse that...

    Not to frighten you, but I had a horse that suffered a fracture of one of the atlas wings of the skull. He exhibited the same symptoms. He was ataxic and couldn't lift his head. I had to put him...
  5. Bella went to her new home today :-) Thanks...

    Bella went to her new home today :-) Thanks everyone!
  6. Thanks, Tallyho :)

    Thanks, Tallyho :)
  7. *ADOPTED* 9yr Palomino Mare (QH?) in Mt. Airy, MD

    Bella is a 9 year old QH (?) mare that I rescued a year ago from a bullet because she was in a field, 400lbs overweight, in acute founder and couldn't move. The backhoe had been called:(

    I took...
  8. Where are you, Live2Jump? Dr. Valentine is...

    Where are you, Live2Jump?

    Dr. Valentine is doing a few seminars here in March thanks to the Farmer's Co-Op. http://www.farmerscoop.com/Valentine_Seminar-_Muscle_Disease%5B1%5D.pdf

    She developed...
  9. Thread: Sciatica

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    I had four epidurals for my sciatica :eek: and...

    I had four epidurals for my sciatica :eek: and then finally went to the chiro. Along with regular adjustments, he has me in a sacral belt which is my new best friend :lol: The thing has been...
  10. Oh wow, it IS the same horse. No improvements...

    Oh wow, it IS the same horse. No improvements since then? I don't mean to sound like a broken record, but if he is still landing toe first, you need to address it SERIOUSLY right now, or that joint...
  11. Your description of his lameness sounds like he...

    Your description of his lameness sounds like he is landing slightly toe first at the walk. When this happens, it will cause the tendons and ligaments to "kerchunk" (technical term :lol:) or "snap"...
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    This should help ya. BE CAREFUL!! And wear eye...

    This should help ya. BE CAREFUL!! And wear eye protection ;) http://video.aol.com/video-detail/sharpening-your-hoof-knife/2650934348
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    I use a muslin wheel with sharpening compound.

    I use a muslin wheel with sharpening compound.
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    Although we aren't in the UK, they have many a...

    Although we aren't in the UK, they have many a fat horse across the pond and these videos are very well done, IMO :yes: I first saw them on Fran Jurgas' site. Thanks Fran!
    ...
  15. I call them "Crackberry's" .... they are...

    I call them "Crackberry's" .... they are extremely addicting :lol:
  16. She appears to maybe have/have had an irritation...

    She appears to maybe have/have had an irritation at the coronary and perioplic corium which has caused abnormal horn growth and a change in the horn structure.

    This can happen from being stalled...
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    You can custom order the Buddy Apron with velcro...

    You can custom order the Buddy Apron with velcro at the legs and or the belt.... and it also comes in bright purple if you're into that :D. Well-Shod.com will let you special order. This one has...
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    I didn't suggest corn oil because of the high...

    I didn't suggest corn oil because of the high omega 6 content. The others are more balanced (omega 3 to omega 6) which is what you want. The IDEAL would be to mix them.

    A couple of the EPSM...
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    Forgot to answer... I would use either canola or...

    Forgot to answer... I would use either canola or veggie oil. Not corn. :)

    Maybe her jaw has been out since birth?? :lol::lol::lol: I would be interested if she is out. The article shows how to...
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    The ears and the muscles involved are closely...

    The ears and the muscles involved are closely tied to the joint. Does she chew with a good side to side sweep or more up and down? Also check her alignment and see if there is anything of note...
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    Try taking her for a brisk walk to warm her up a...

    Try taking her for a brisk walk to warm her up a bit and then trim. Start with her hinds and see if it helps. Does she react to back palpatation? EPSM horses can be very sore there too.

    When...
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    How's her hind end when you trim her?

    How's her hind end when you trim her?
  23. Well, you missed that the picture is not of the...

    Well, you missed that the picture is not of the OP's horse. ;)

    How do you know for certain there are/were no rads? All we know is that, Born to Ride is blaming the feet in the pic on diet. She...
  24. Or if the horse is repeatedly wall nailed like...

    Or if the horse is repeatedly wall nailed like this one :eek: :winkgrin:
  25. Dang, that is some poor shoeing :eek: The BEST...

    Dang, that is some poor shoeing :eek:

    The BEST diet in the world won't help keep a shoe on, that is applied poorly to begin with.

    That isn't a result of poor diet, that's poor farriery.
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