Calcium buildup

I have a 24 yr. old Quarter Horse mare, she has a hard calcium deposit on her front knee, which makes her lame. She is in excellant health and shape. I was told it was ....I have a 24 yr. old Quarter Horse mare, she has a hard calcium deposit on her front knee, which makes her lame. She is in excellant health and shape. I was told it was ....

Suspensory injury

My horse has been lame for close to a month. It was first noticed when I trailered him to another barn for my lesson. My trainer and I agreed we think he did something on the trailer and not to worry about it... but ...My horse has been lame for close to a month. It was first noticed when I trailered him to another barn for my lesson. My trainer and I agreed we think he did something on the trailer and not to worry about it... but ...

Chronic Lameness

I realize you must receive hundreds of emails a day concerning lameness but I assure you I will stump you with this one and I would appreciate your input if you have the time. I have a coming 5 year old QH. I've owned him since he was ...I realize you must receive hundreds of emails a day concerning lameness but I assure you I will stump you with this one and I would appreciate your input if you have the time. I have a coming 5 year old QH. I've owned him since he was ...

Extensor tendon injury

My horse was diagonosed with a core lesion in his extensor tendon on his hind leg. It is very rare for this type of tendon injury to occur I realize, but with the swelling in the front of the leg we took x-rays and then ultra sound and found the lesion.My horse was diagonosed with a core lesion in his extensor tendon on his hind leg. It is very rare for this type of tendon injury to occur I realize, but with the swelling in the front of the leg we took x-rays and then ultra sound and found the...

My Mare’s uterus just won’t clear up!!

I found your website while looking for information on my mare's serious case of pyrometria. I haven't been able to find any information on this equine problem on the web. Please, I hope you can help give me some answers for my mare.I found your website while looking for information on my mare's serious case of pyrometria. I haven't been able to find any information on this equine problem on the web. Please, I hope you can help give me some answers for my mare.

Using a humane twitch

I have been enjoying your website, and saw that I could try asking my questions. I have a new, young horse who is very touchy with her legs and feet and rather difficult to handle. She cut her leg on something ...I have been enjoying your website, and saw that I could try asking my questions. I have a new, young horse who is very touchy with her legs and feet and rather difficult to handle. She cut her leg on something ...

Blood in urine

I have a 20 month old paint filly that I purchased in April of last year. When I got her I didn't know if she had been wormed and the vet told me to get her on a routine, which I did (she was on a daily wormer). Her hair coat had not shed out all the ...I have a 20 month old paint filly that I purchased in April of last year. When I got her I didn't know if she had been wormed and the vet told me to get her on a routine, which I did (she was on a daily wormer). Her hair coat had...

Outcalls

This is probably a stupid question to you since you're on the other side of the nation. I live and board in the city. We live in a financially handicapped area at that. No vets will come to us because the area is filled with ...This is probably a stupid question to you since you're on the other side of the nation. I live and board in the city. We live in a financially handicapped area at that. No vets will come to us because the area is filled with ...

Fall Vaccinations

With the fall shot clinics right around the corner, what vaccinations do you recommend for stabled horses.With the fall shot clinics right around the corner, what vaccinations do you recommend for stabled horses.

Lepto in horses

I have a five year old Arab gelding who was recently diagnosed with a Lepto infection that affected his kidneys. Exactly what is Lepto? Are there any immunizations for it? And now that we have him over it, does it reoccur, and can it cause ...I have a five year old Arab gelding who was recently diagnosed with a Lepto infection that affected his kidneys. Exactly what is Lepto? Are there any immunizations for it? And now that we have him over it, does it reoccur, and can it cause ...