Equine Splints: Causes and Cures

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Your 2 1/2-year-old horse has been in training for a few months, but even though you're taking it slowly and steadily and not pushing too hard, he sometimes comes up lame during or after a workout. The lameness isn't always present and rarely occurs at a walk, but it does show up when he trots and canters. During the veterinary exam your horse flinched when his leg was touched. Your veterinarian

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