Horse Health Matters®

Horse hoof sole with abscess visible

Recognize and Prevent Hoof Abscesses

  • A common cause of severe lameness
  • How to prevent, and how to recognize
  • By Jacob Butler, certified journeyman farrier
  • Read the article

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I've often said there's nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.Ronald Regan

Today's glossary term


The known and documented lineage of the animal showing parents, grand parents, great grand parents etc.

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Lameness is generally most noticeable at the trot. Look for head bobbing or uneven gait as signs of lameness.

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