Treating thrush

For several years I had Freedom in a barn that had real problems with mud in the spring. It caused some issues with hoof wall quality but never in all those years did he have thrush. Now he’s in a barn with nice dry conditions and yes, he has thrush. I suspect it occurred because […]

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Surgardine as a Thrush and Wound Treatment

My OTTB, Freedom, had a massive abscess blow out his heel a few weeks ago. While he’s sound on it, the exit hole has left a crack in his heel that extends up to his coronary band! To stabilize the hoof capsule, my farrier put on a bar shoe, but she also recommended packing the […]

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