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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A true horse person is someone who not just loves to ride, but LOVES to ride.Author Unknown

Today's glossary term

Necrosis

Death of body tissue.

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A horse that is in training, or that is worked more than once or twice a week, will probably need to consume a grain concentrate to maintain energy and weight.

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