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Jingles and prayers..... nail in Jesse's hoof

Discussion in 'Horse Health' started by tlwidener, May 23, 2013.

  1. angie j

    angie j Senior Member

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    We're all pulling for you!!
     
  2. mygirl1197

    mygirl1197 Senior Member

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    Prayers for Jesse!!!
     
  3. CrazyHorse

    CrazyHorse Senior Member

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    Prayers and jingles for Jesse!
     
  4. farmeress

    farmeress Banned

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    hoping all works out and goes well for you and Jesse
     
  5. BluemoonOKy

    BluemoonOKy Senior Member

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    Jingles for Jesse. Get well soon!
     
  6. tlwidener

    tlwidener Senior Member

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    I'll add pics later.
    Vet did an x ray and it was close if not touching the coffin bone.

    He pulled it. We soaked it for 30 minutes in Epsom salts. Then he did a lower limb profusion of antibiotics. He then wrapped it after packing it with icthemol. Big dose of antibiotics and banamine and also some Bute. Gave him a tetanus booster.

    I left him at the clinic in a deep stall. Need to get a few things and a lot of shavings, and then I'll bring him home tomorrow...hopefully.

    We'll see how lame he is tomorrow and may do some more x rays. May have to take him to CSU.

    Thanks for the thoughts, prayers, and jingles.
     
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  7. tlwidener

    tlwidener Senior Member

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    Oh and it bled quite a bit when it came out and while it soaked.
     
  8. bobo and horses

    bobo and horses Senior Member

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    Hope all ends well, it seems if horses can injure themselves they will. Good thoughts your way.
     
  9. emali06

    emali06 Senior Member

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    Bleeding is good! Probably washed out all the nasty stuff.

    Hope he feels better tomorrow.
     
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  10. cedarvf

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    I was thinking the same thing, bleeding is probably a good thing. Sending well wishes your way :)
     

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