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lameness

Horse Health

Hind Gut Acidity

Hind gut acidity, sometimes used synonymously with hind gut ulcers, is blamed for a staggering array of signs ranging from poor appetite, cracked hooves, right…

9 months ago

Horse Health

The Lameness Detective

“Visualizing lameness is an art,” Dr. Larry Caudill tells me on a bitter winter morning at the Thoroughbred Training Center in Lexington, KY. Nearby, a…

9 months ago

Horse Health

Misdiagnosed

You’ve heard the phrase “If it walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, it must be a duck.” That is an example of abductive…

1 year ago