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6/10/2013 9:41:27 PM
oregon is webfoot country, thrush buster is what I use to keep my horses feet from going to mush!
6/10/2013 9:11:34 PM
Thrush in one of four horses. The one is stalled at night when we have alot of rain.
6/10/2013 7:44:23 PM
6/10/2013 7:12:11 PM
in white line and heel bulb crevice
6/10/2013 6:47:00 PM
6/10/2013 6:33:40 PM
poor frog development with wet weather conditions
6/10/2013 6:12:52 PM
Dried out looking hooves
6/10/2013 4:37:33 PM
Recurring White Line for over 1 1/2 years in different hooves.
6/10/2013 3:07:39 PM
soft thin horn that breaks away easily
6/10/2013 2:34:45 PM
Need to grow hoof or lack of hoof growth.
6/10/2013 1:34:22 PM
6/10/2013 11:51:00 AM
growing hoof crack , can't be checked after lots of attempt
6/10/2013 9:05:52 AM
slow hoof growth, dry feet
6/9/2013 11:18:51 PM
6/9/2013 10:50:38 PM
Low heels, thin walls
6/9/2013 9:04:23 PM
Poor shoeing, not properly cut and leveled; even tdhe bst shoer has days when he's in a hurry,
6/9/2013 8:51:22 PM
none. I have Old Type Morgans w/excellent hooves.
6/9/2013 8:24:30 PM
laminitis - hoof separation
6/9/2013 7:05:49 PM
I attend to my horses hooves daily,no prpblems
6/9/2013 6:27:17 PM
6/9/2013 5:08:01 PM
long toes and the consequent crushin heels. can't get an other wise competent farrier to take enoug
6/9/2013 4:49:54 PM
I have one mare with extremely small feet
6/9/2013 3:45:16 PM
white line disease
6/9/2013 3:27:48 PM
6/9/2013 10:08:42 AM
Rarely any, the occasional of all of the above.
6/9/2013 5:29:23 AM
Have very few problems with my horses hooves at all. I've been fortunate!
6/8/2013 10:05:49 PM
6/8/2013 4:25:49 PM
club feet. My horse has 3 club feet.
6/8/2013 11:17:12 AM
6/8/2013 11:10:47 AM
I live in a very humid area.
6/8/2013 10:49:19 AM
thoroughbred crumbly hooves
6/8/2013 10:49:01 AM
6/8/2013 8:08:24 AM
All of the above- we're on the coast of WA state w/80" of rain
6/8/2013 12:35:33 AM
No problems with my current horses' hooves- 1 barefoot, 1 shod on fronts only
6/8/2013 12:02:20 AM
there are always more than just one. Cracks, abscesses, thrush and white line disease are all common
6/7/2013 2:56:44 PM
None on a regular basis.
6/7/2013 1:59:18 PM
dry brittle hooves in the summer heat, soft mushy hooves in winter and spring
6/7/2013 1:16:32 PM
gravel ie seedy toe
6/7/2013 12:34:34 PM
winter mud is a thrush haven
6/7/2013 12:05:37 PM
Front Hoof Flares
6/7/2013 11:53:36 AM
None...our 12 horses have great feet!
6/7/2013 11:49:40 AM
Horse, per farrier, has best feet he has seen. But have had 2 stone bruises over the winter.
6/7/2013 11:19:58 AM
Hoof rot! Thought it was thrush all these years!
6/7/2013 10:24:07 AM
Deep Sulcas thrush became issue on 4 of 6 horses during 2011 til present
6/7/2013 9:53:23 AM
6/7/2013 5:00:02 AM
Thankfully Thrush is seasonal for my barn
6/7/2013 2:07:23 AM
we live in very dry conditions most of the year
6/6/2013 11:31:28 PM
thin soles with sensitive feet
6/6/2013 10:20:31 PM
None whatsoever I own a US Mustang, best hooves and feet of any horse I've owned..
6/6/2013 10:10:46 PM
White line disease
6/6/2013 9:58:20 PM
6/6/2013 8:30:11 PM
I keep my horse barefoot and he breaks a piece of sole now and then.
6/6/2013 7:23:01 PM
6/6/2013 6:19:04 PM
Even in DRY Southern California, we still have to deal with Thrush!.
6/6/2013 6:05:39 PM
6/6/2013 6:01:06 PM
This year, quality deteriorating due to excess moisture
6/6/2013 5:20:15 PM
6/6/2013 4:51:55 PM
no hoof problems!
6/6/2013 4:43:01 PM
None, very rare and my horse has never been shod
6/6/2013 4:35:33 PM
Dry conditions and stamping flies away worsen cracks in the summer for my flat -footed draft.
6/6/2013 1:27:06 PM
6/6/2013 12:43:06 PM
no longer as I have asked my farrier to stop trimming away the sole and frog!
6/6/2013 12:10:46 PM
6/6/2013 11:46:11 AM
White Line Disease
6/6/2013 11:36:28 AM
None! since switching to AANHCP Natural Hoof Care trimming
6/6/2013 11:19:51 AM
6/6/2013 10:35:16 AM
Most problematical during/after ran
6/6/2013 10:21:59 AM
Soft feet from flood irrg. of pastures. No I dont believe that study.
6/6/2013 10:19:43 AM
my horse is barefoot and has none of these issues
6/6/2013 9:12:45 AM
white line disease!
6/6/2013 2:40:35 AM
6/6/2013 1:24:05 AM
Both my horses feet start chipping within 2 weeks of being trimmed due to hard rocky ground & drynes
6/6/2013 12:29:24 AM
6/6/2013 12:26:01 AM
i ride in sharp rock mountains --sub-solar abscess occurred once
6/5/2013 11:43:18 PM
poop all over the place
6/5/2013 11:28:50 PM
none--barefoot horse for 10 yrs. no thrush or cracks, a couple of abscesses, boots to avoid stone
6/5/2013 7:45:26 PM
Chipping of barefoot horses hooves
6/5/2013 7:25:07 PM
None. good feed program, good farrier and good arena conditions and conditioning of horses
6/5/2013 7:16:17 PM
6/5/2013 6:20:51 PM
weak hooves, lost shoes
6/5/2013 5:50:32 PM
Only during dry summer months
6/5/2013 4:15:26 PM
I guess I am one of the lucky ones so far cause I have no issues with my horses hoofs. Preventive ca
6/5/2013 3:09:25 PM
6/5/2013 3:07:14 PM
thin, tender soles
6/5/2013 2:32:44 PM
6/5/2013 1:45:51 PM
6/5/2013 1:34:53 PM
Laminitis is my old guy's biggest threat. Have to keep him off the grass. Heart breaking.
6/5/2013 12:43:47 PM
6/5/2013 12:28:31 PM
6/5/2013 12:24:40 PM
6/5/2013 11:51:23 AM
Based on wet conditions and terrain ie rocks that can bruse
6/5/2013 10:56:57 AM
especially important in fly season to keep up with trimming/rolling edges to minimize chipping
6/5/2013 10:50:40 AM
chips-he goes barefoot
6/5/2013 10:15:10 AM
foundered pony needs constant hoof care/frequent trims
6/5/2013 9:55:50 AM
6/5/2013 9:30:09 AM
6/5/2013 8:09:15 AM
Had white line in left fore. That is where the crack appears.
6/5/2013 8:03:10 AM
We really don't have hoof issues with our Minis.
6/5/2013 7:59:29 AM
6/5/2013 7:41:32 AM
couple of chips in hoof wall, laminitis concern in three horses all metabolic
6/5/2013 7:30:20 AM
6/5/2013 7:20:03 AM
White line separation
6/5/2013 6:07:24 AM
none--regular trimming, no shoes, but absolutely no problems in 4 yrs I've had him
6/5/2013 5:38:58 AM
I find that the abscess usually recurs given the right conditions - usually changing wet/dry weather
6/5/2013 3:42:51 AM
Deep collateral grooves and central sulcus which easily develop thrush
6/5/2013 2:48:07 AM
Toes grow faster than quarters--easily solved by a good trim
6/5/2013 2:22:32 AM
Too wet or to dry depending on the season
6/5/2013 1:15:32 AM
6/5/2013 12:59:57 AM
strong walls/weak sole
6/5/2013 12:57:13 AM
chipping and tearing
6/5/2013 12:40:34 AM
NONE! I bred for good feet! It's saved me a ton of money!!
6/5/2013 12:28:58 AM
6/4/2013 11:34:18 PM
6/4/2013 10:35:40 PM
my Percheron gelding has hooves that chip to "self trim"
6/4/2013 10:11:48 PM
Abscesses - our climate goes from desert dry to lush wet overnite, but always glad "it's just an abs
6/4/2013 9:41:33 PM
6/4/2013 9:22:55 PM
I'm a farrier & I see a lot of thrush that owners don't realize is going on. 2nd would be abscesses
6/4/2013 9:16:31 PM
6/4/2013 9:13:30 PM
we live in the desert deep sand is always drying out their feet
6/4/2013 9:10:21 PM
Ex-race horse. Enough said about hoof cracks.
6/4/2013 9:07:12 PM
6/4/2013 9:02:25 PM
6/4/2013 9:01:03 PM
6/4/2013 8:58:38 PM
Thrush prevention. We prevent thrush on my barefoot Shire in wet Florida with Silvetrasol.
6/4/2013 8:40:01 PM
At moist times of year as our horses are turned out all day.
6/4/2013 7:50:45 PM
Heels grow faster than toes
6/4/2013 7:48:56 PM
6/4/2013 7:26:22 PM
6/4/2013 7:22:38 PM
6/4/2013 7:09:53 PM
soft soles ... remedy is painting on formaldehyde.
6/4/2013 7:09:23 PM
Horse drinks huge amounts of water in the AZ summer, urinates freq. & stands in it! Cracks aplenty!
6/4/2013 6:58:59 PM
Hot arid desert; concrete-hard earth.
6/4/2013 6:49:07 PM
Specifically seedy toe
6/4/2013 6:18:54 PM
only problem my horses have is their feet wear down too much ,I don't use shoes.
6/4/2013 6:15:13 PM
Our horses feet are constantly wet and dry...makes for some nasty cracks during the summer
6/4/2013 6:08:30 PM
6/4/2013 5:57:43 PM
VERY thin soles - any suggestions?
6/4/2013 5:56:39 PM
6/4/2013 5:48:52 PM
6/4/2013 5:42:24 PM
Used to be thrush and abscesses, moved to different area, now have problems with cracks.
6/4/2013 5:17:13 PM
weak walls especially nail holes
6/4/2013 5:16:43 PM
Have had unusually wet spring and have seen an increase in abcesses, especially in our 28 y/o mule
6/4/2013 4:57:05 PM
low heels / long toe
6/4/2013 4:51:37 PM
Using Keratex successfully to seal moisture out.
6/4/2013 4:45:41 PM
My Clydes are really hard on their hooves -loose shoes, quarter cracks, bruises, concussion issues!
6/4/2013 4:32:29 PM
They don't have trush all of the time, but a couple of times a year is more than we like.
6/4/2013 4:31:08 PM
Damp michigan springs and falls....just can't get away from it.
6/4/2013 4:14:54 PM
Fortunately we only have to deal with abscesses once in a while - hoof cracks are constant.
6/4/2013 4:11:35 PM
No problems, just healthy hoof growth
6/4/2013 1:01:53 PM
none: " Natural Trim" enthusiast for seven plus years now. BKD/ New Hope, PA.
6/4/2013 11:14:34 AM
Dry, scaly hooves.
6/4/2013 11:10:27 AM
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