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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There's such a thing as heaven on earth; it's called a horse.Joyce

Today's glossary term

Retractor

A muscle that draws in a part or an organ.

Tip of the day

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

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