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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You have never experienced "everything" until you've ridden a horse.Abbie

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The most severe form of laminitis.

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Horses that have been living in a stable may have difficulty in sleeping when turned-out in the open. Expect a disrupted sleeping pattern to result in behavior and performance changes for the first month.

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