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  1. #1
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    Oct. 23, 2004
    Sisters, Oregon

    Default Valegro

    I read that he suffers from head shaking syndrome. Does anyone know any more about that or how it is managed? I would imagine that would have an effect on his sale.
    Kanoe Godby
    See, I was raised by wolves and am really behind the 8-ball on diplomatic issue resolution.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug. 5, 2009


    Since I have a horse with the same syndrome I have to say that I have a lot of respect for how well they have managed this with a nose net.

    Yes, I would think this would affect his ultimate sales price quite a bit, since sometimes the nose net becomes not quite so effective.

    It's a really crappy thing for a horse to have, and I have the utmost respect for their going forward with this extremely talented horse despite this problem.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct. 20, 2007


    I wouldn't count on his selling for a bargain price. Has anyone ever witnessed signs of his head shaking in competition?

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