First time horse owner worries about colic

I am a first time horse owner. I have heard alot about cholic, but I am not exactly sure what it is or what the symptoms are and what causes it. Please let me know, thank you.I am a first time horse owner. I have heard alot about cholic, but I am not exactly sure what it is or what the symptoms are and what causes it. Please let me know, thank you.

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Navicular patient needs supplement for pain

My friend has an 18 year old mare who has Navicular. She wants to know what is a good supplement for pain. Could you help?My friend has an 18 year old mare who has Navicular. She wants to know what is a good supplement for pain. Could you help?

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Yearling filly exhibits a limp tail. Possible causes explained.

I have just purchased a yearling filly. Her tail is real limp and she tends to carry it to the right at times, and it is real limp when you lift up on her tail.I have just purchased a yearling filly. Her tail is real limp and she tends to carry it to the right at times, and it is real limp when you lift up on her tail.

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Step-by-step Tendon Rehab

There is no infallible, step-by-step method for rehabilitating a tendon injury, but when it comes to healing, there is never a substitute for time. A gradual return to exercise is vital, although this represents a fine line. Ideally, there should be enough exercise to stimulate ...There is no infallible, step-by-step method for rehabilitating a tendon injury, but when it comes to healing, there is never a substitute for time. A gradual return to exercise is vital, although this represents a fine line. Ideally, there should be enough exercise to stimulate ...

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Scientific equine research copy available

Timely, well-written, and easy-to-understand reports on the latest scientific research are available to qualified equine magazines and newspapers.Timely, well-written, and easy-to-understand reports on the latest scientific research are available to qualified equine magazines and newspapers.

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Eating habit concerns owner

I was wondering if there was something wrong with my horse. When she eats she lifts her front right foot up and she kind of tilts her head while eating. She is 19 yrs old. When she was at my uncles place she stepped on somthing ...I was wondering if there was something wrong with my horse. When she eats she lifts her front right foot up and she kind of tilts her head while eating. She is 19 yrs old. When she was at my uncles place she stepped on somthing ...

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Salmonella diagnosis questioned

I adopted two mustangs about 2 months ago. These mares have been kept separate from the rest of my horses since I've had them. Last Friday one mare appeared to be suffering from colic. She was down and rolling, even getting cast several times against the walls of the round ...I adopted two mustangs about 2 months ago. These mares have been kept separate from the rest of my horses since I've had them. Last Friday one mare appeared to be suffering from colic. She was down and rolling, even getting cast several times against the walls of the round ...

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Long-distance Travel for Equine Athletes

Once a horse is as finely tuned as endurance horses must be, a spell of forced confinement presents a challenge to the horse's system.Once a horse is as finely tuned as endurance horses must be, a spell of forced confinement presents a challenge to the horse's system.

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Lime disease questions... Vaccine? Prevention? Cure?

I know horses can contract Lyme Disease, and unfortunately we have many deer in our area. My questions are; is there a vaccine available for horses at this time? If not, what is the ...I know horses can contract Lyme Disease, and unfortunately we have many deer in our area. My questions are; is there a vaccine available for horses at this time? If not, what is the ...

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Horse on bute for pain suddenly stops eating. Why?

I have a quarter horse gelding that had pidegon fever, he ran a high temp for three days 105, after which he developed founder, Rotation of coffin bone 9 degrees in only one front foot. I have a bar shoe with pads ...I have a quarter horse gelding that had pidegon fever, he ran a high temp for three days 105, after which he developed founder, Rotation of coffin bone 9 degrees in only one front foot. I have a bar shoe with pads ...

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