What is Scratches and Does Mud Cause It?

Dr. Ashley Embly of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital describes scratches and offers tips for managing the skin condition.

Dr. Ashley Embly of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital describes scratches and offers tips for managing the skin condition.

About the Experts

E. Ashley Embly, DVM

E. Ashley Embly, DVM, is an associate with Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, where she is part of the ambulatory medicine team. Embly is a graduate of the University of Georgia.