Greasy heel is characterised by greasy, cracked or inflamed skin on the heels and rear of the pasterns.
Researchers estimate that 3 of every 100 performance horses will experience signs consistent with a diagnosis of tying-up. Multiple causes of acute muscle pain and cramping are now recognised and researchers are unraveling the genetic basis for tying-up.
Too fat, too thin: how is your horse looking after the winter months?
Crib-biting and wood chewing are vices or stereotypies, repetitive behaviours that seem to have no obvious purpose.
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