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How to treat shoe boils? My horse has been wearing a “donut” around his ankle for a few weeks now but the bump is not going down. Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) did not appear to help.

How to treat shoe boils? My horse has been wearing a “donut” around his ankle for a few weeks now but the bump is not going down. Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) did not appear to help.
Dry the foot gently by blotting with a clean cloth and apply a liberal layer of antibiotic or pain reblieving ointment.