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Best thing to do when your horse is lame?

Best thing to do when your horse is lame?
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I would box rest for 2 days and walk out in hand on soft surface for 10/15 minutes and cold hose the sore leg or legs for a good 10/20 minutes if after that you do not see any improvement I would then contact the vet or farrier depending where you think the pain is coming from and take it from there.
Ice there legs
For a while my 5 year old wasn't picking up his feet, I suggest trotting over ground poles or let your horse have more time to gain energy. Depends on what you do / how old your horse is aswell.
Time off and a farrier visit of you suspect it is related to their feet if not a vet, but time off is the best thing you can do for them
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