Equine Splints: Causes and Cures

Learn how to keep splints (bony lower leg swellings) from becoming permanent blemishes or problems that interfere with a horse’s athletic career.

Your young horse has been in training for a few months, but even though you’re taking it slowly and steadily and not pushing too hard, he sometimes comes up lame during or after a workout. The lameness isn’t always present and rarely occurs at a walk, but it does show up when he tr

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