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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Everyday is a good day when you are around horses.Hannah

Today's glossary term

Bolting

When a horse suddenly runs away with or without a rider. Also, when a horse eats its food too rapidly.

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Worming your horse after the first hard freeze is a good practice to control bot fly larvae.

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