Category Archives: Healthcare

Thoughts on vets, caring for your horse, decisions on managing care etc…

The Visitors have a Past and an Owner

I’m back home to Oklahoma. It’s late and I’m pretty tired. However, a quick update on the Horse Situation. First, let’s get some perspective of where I live in Missouri – it’s the Sticks, the Back of Beyond and some … Continue reading

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T’s mouth – 1 month since kick by Z

His mouth is still sore, but no smell and the teeth have moved into better placement. If we don’t have anything that is impacted or cracked, then rasping should fix his issues. It’s healed a lot better then I would … Continue reading

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Activate: Balancing – advanced (3)

Balancing exercises from the dvd Activate your Horses’ Core by Dr. Hilary Clayton and Dr. Narelle Stubbs. This is one in a series of notes I’ve written to record my horses’ progress. Disclaimer: I highly recommend you consult your vet and chiropractor first, … Continue reading

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Activate: Core Stability (2)

Core Stability exercises from the dvd Activate your Horses’ Core by Dr. Hilary Clayton and Dr. Narelle Stubbs. This is one in a series of notes I’ve written to record my horses’ progress. Disclaimer: I highly recommend you consult your vet … Continue reading

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Activate: Mobilization exercises (1)

Mobilization exercises from the dvd Activate your Horses’ Core by Dr. Hilary Clayton and Dr. Narelle Stubbs. This is one in a series of notes for my blog I’ve written to record my horses’ progress. Disclaimer: I highly recommend you consult your … Continue reading

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Activate your Horses’ Core

Dr. Hilary Clayton’s video Activate your Horses’ Core, features a series of stretching and mobilization exercises for the horse. With Big Guy’s pelvic fracture and rehabilitation, I was very interested in getting this dvd through my online, horse dvd rental … Continue reading

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Big Guy’s fractured pelvis

Would this benefit the horse? No. in Lameness, the warning of more damage in doing radiographs is cited more then once… Continue reading

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