Limb Anatomy & Physiology

Lameness

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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. Our gelding's broken hock has healed with what the veterinarian calls bone spurs. He believes the spurs could be rubbing against our gelding's tendon, causing pain. What is the long-term prognosis for injuries such as these?

A. Read the Vet's Answer

Old Horses: Better With Age

Keep a Close Eye

The fact that an older horse is "out to pasture" doesn't mean owners can take a break from keeping a close eye on their health needs.