The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
 
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr. 25, 2009
    Location
    East Coast
    Posts
    11

    Default NQR on Right Hind - Ideas?

    About a week ago I brought my mare in to ride and I noticed that her right hind was swollen (below the hock, but her ankle and below perfectly fine). Cold to the touch I rode her lightly and she was sound. The leg went down alittle bit. I turned her back out and that night I wrapped her leg for a couple of hours with back on track no bow wraps and regular standing wraps the rest of the night. The next few nights I wrapped her hind legs as mentioned above and ridden her lightly. She is still turned out during the day and in at night.

    However the past few days her leg has gotten worse (swollen, but cold from ankle to hock; just right hind). I stopped wrapping her legs at night because her leg had been getting better and I do not like to wrap unless I have to.

    I am going to try to wrap it tonight with Fura-Zone. Any ideas as to what is causing this swelling? Thank you for your feedback!



  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov. 18, 2011
    Location
    Toronto, Ontario
    Posts
    80

    Default

    I'd call your vet and talk with them.



Similar Threads

  1. NQR hind - any ideas?
    By hundredacres in forum Horse Care
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: May. 5, 2012, 09:58 PM
  2. hind end issue--any ideas?
    By monstrpony in forum Horse Care
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: Jul. 31, 2011, 05:49 PM
  3. Ideas? Horse removed catheter with hind hoof!
    By baytraks in forum Horse Care
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: Jul. 30, 2011, 02:08 PM
  4. Right Hind Lameness Ideas
    By JNW in forum Horse Care
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: Jan. 22, 2010, 08:56 PM
  5. Ideas for lower hind leg boots?
    By Gryhrs in forum Eventing
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: Mar. 21, 2009, 12:15 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •