Laminitis; A Lot of Variables I Missed
By Shannon Coleman 01-07-2019
About two weeks ago I heard one of the 2 most dreaded words in a horse owner’s vocabulary. “Laminitis.” (The other being colic.)
We’ve had a wet spring and summer. My 18-year-old Rocky Mountain mare Ara, got thrush. I got that cleared up but she still wasn’t walking normally. She still seemed to be sore. I called my farrier because that’s who I call for feet. He came out, trimmed her up and told me she had laminitis. Of course, I said “Foundered?&rdq...