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Got any spare jingles for Keebler today?

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  • Got any spare jingles for Keebler today?

    I haven't posted in a while, but some may remember Keebler's mystery hind-end lameness about a month ago that disappeared as quickly as it appeared.

    Well, it has done that 8 or 10 more times since then, always disappearing completely within hours.

    Today we're at MSU and the vets are stumped so far--they can reproduce the lameness, but are having a hard time localizing it. We are now onto nerve blocks and the horse is PISSED.

    So a few stray jingles, if you have them to spare, could come in handy. We need some of the "find the spot" and "make it not really serious" varieties, please.
    Click here before you buy.

  • #2
    Jingles for Keebler!
    Trying a life outside of FEI tents and hotel rooms.


    • #3

      Send loads of prayers and jingles for Keebler. Hope the vets can pinpoint what is going on so you can begin treatment. Hope it is minor. If only they could talk (sometimes).


      • #4
        Jingles for him and you! I read your blog regarding his MRI, and hope this turns out as well as the last injury!


        • #5
          Jingle from the Fatpaintmare and Keebler 's brother Gizmo! !


          • #6
            Jingles, as ordered!
            "One person's cowboy is another person's blooming idiot" -- katarine

            Spay and neuter. Please.


            • #7
              Poor fellow -- best wishes for a speedy diagnosis and recovery.


              • #8
                Lots of jingles....can't wait to see what happens....I hope it's quick and easy. (is it ever with horses??)


                • #9
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                  • #10
                    Wow, is this still from rolling under the fence?

                    Good luck and jingling!


                    • #11
                      Jingling for you both!!


                      • #12
                        Jingles! Hope it resolves soon. I hate the mysteries.


                        • Original Poster

                          The rolling under the fence was a hypothesis. The horse isn't talking. Which (considering the dire and hateful faces he's pulling at the moment since the lip chain came off) is probably a good thing.
                          Click here before you buy.


                          • #14
                            lots of jingles for you both!
                            A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


                            • #15
                              Many jingles. Hind end mystery lameness is misery.
                              Some riders change their horse, they change their saddle, they change their teacher; they never change themselves.

                              Remember the horse does all the work, we just sit there and look pretty.


                              • #16
                                Jingling for him. This is the kinda day you'd really like them to talk and say" it hurts HERE." Bummer.


                                • #17
                                  First off HUGE Jingles for Keebler....

                                  Second... and you'll think I am nuts.... Once upon a time an animal communicator was doing horses at the barn I boarded at. I was in school, but my friends wanted to know the history behind my horse and the trainer was riding him and sometimes wondered about his hind end strength. So they asked if the lady could "talk to" him. I asked if I would have to pay, trainer said no she'd cover it. I said fine.

                                  So low and behold she "talks" to him and pinpoints that years back he had an injury on that leg. Up high is what she says.. and she gravitates her hands over the hip joint..

                                  Long story shorter... later radiographs proved he did have an old fracture that had healed there.

                                  He was perfectly sound, but carrying himself in the harder flat work on that leg took more warm up.

                                  Soooo....... maybe let someone "talk" to Keebler.

                                  "Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgment that something is more important than fear. The brave may not live forever but the cautious do not live at all." ~2001 The Princess Diaries


                                  • #18
                                    Jingles Lynn - I hope they find where he's saying 'OW' and why. ANd that it's minor!


                                    • #19
                                      Major jingling for pin-pointing "the source" and "speedy cure." Ditto for being MINOR.


                                      • #20
                                        jingles from PA.