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thrush
thrush  
hello. hope you can answer this question. is this THRUSH on this horse hoof?

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Rohit,
  It could be. If it is, there will a very strong unpleasant odor. Kopertox or formaldehyde are both excellent for getting rid of thrush, just be very careful not to get any in the horse's heel or coronary band.  And of course, the stall must be kept very clean and the horse's hooves need to be cleaned out at least once a day.
Anne

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Anne Stepien

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I am knowledgeable regarding Standardbred race horses (trotters and pacers). I can answer general questions, questions regarding conformation, rigging, lameness and some shoeing questions.

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I raced standardbreds (primarily trotters) for 9 years on the Grand Circuit and in overnight events for approximately 15 years.

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