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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The horse will leap over trenches, will jump out of them, will do anything else, provided one grants him praise and respite after his accomplishment.Xenophon

Today's glossary term

Suckling foal

A young horse the is not yet weaned from its mother.

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Sudden onset of diarrhea typically indicates an infection or poisoning, but may also result from the use of certain antibiotics.

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