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Hello ma'am. Is there any way to get rid of ring bone in horses?

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I'm afraid here is only one short (and usually career-ending) answer to this question: no. I have had to retire one of my own favorite horses (she is now a pet who is kept as comfortable as possible but who will require ongoing pain management until it is time that we can no longer keep her comfortable- then she will be humanely euthanized). Not only is ringbone not curable but it will become progressively worse over time.

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Shelley Evans

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I would be happy to respond to enquiries in the following disciplines: dressage, working western, hunter, halter (open and IAHA), hack and pleasure. I can also offer assistance with schooling and equitation issues.

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Twenty years Class A show circuit including multiple championships.

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CEF, IAHA, BCHC, IALHA

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BA, MEd, Teaching Certificate (PDP), CEF Western Level I Coach, provincialy approved Hack, Equitation and Western Judge.

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