Laminitis is a painful inflammation of the tissue within the foot that connects the hoof wall to the coffin bone. It can cause extreme lameness and may require euthanasia. It most commonly occurs in the front hooves.
The infection of the soft laminae of the interior part of the hoof. It is very painful, to the point that a horse may not be able to put weight on his hoof.
Founder. Another word for laminitis, a serious disease affecting a horse's hooves and often caused by a horse's eating too much grain or green pasture.
Four-beat lope . An incorrect lope, where the horse strikes the ground in a broken rhythm.
Modern Founders of the Natural Horse Training Revolution
Tom Dorrance and Ray Hunt are two of the biggest contributors in the modern natural horse training revolution. Ray Hunt really brought the concept to the larger horse owning population.
Founder of The Long Riders' Guild, CuChullaine O'Reilly, said he responded to the fraudulent Friesian horse advertisement before determining it was a fake.
FOUNDER- See Laminitis.
FOUR FURLONGS- Half a mile; 880 yards; 2,640 feet.
FRACTIONAL TIME- Interme-diate time recorded in a race, as at the quarter, half, three-quarters, etc.
founder - See laminitis.
fractional time - Intermediate times recorded in a race, as at the quarter, half, three-quarters, etc.
The founders of NSHR, however, were not satisfied to just create a registry for the breed.
The founder of the Appaloosa Horse Club (ApHC) in 1938, Claude Thompson, remembered seeing the beautiful Nez Perce Indian Appaloosa in his youth. He felt that Arab blood was the only way to develop the true Appaloosa.
The founders of that association had already used other breeds to achieve their objectives since they moved from Minas Gerais to São Paulo state.
The founder of modern horsemanship was a Greek by the name of Xenophon (430 B.C.). He was the son of a man of the equestrian class in Athens. As a youth, he served in the Peloponnesian Wars under Cyrus, son of Darius II.
The founder of the ApHC, Claude Thompson, remembered seeing the beautiful Nez Perce Indian Appaloosa of his childhood and felt that Arabian blood was the only way to develop the true Appaloosa, ...
The founder of today's Old Kladrubian Grays was a Spanish black stallion Peppoli born 1764 in a private farm near Ferrary in northern Italy. His son was a gray, named Imperatore out of a gray mare Aurora by the stallion Toscanello.
FOUNDER: Common name for laminitis. FROG: Thickened, horny area located in the middle of the sole of the foot. FROZEN-SECTION BIOPSY: Biopsy sample frozen and cut for immediate examination and diagnosis, as during exploratory surgery.
FOUNDER-The discovery of your loose mare-some miles from your farm, usually in a flower bed or cornfield. Used like-"Hey, honey, I found'er." Founder: A condition that happens to most people after Thanksgiving dinner.
The breed dates back to a 1535 shipment of 100 Spanish stallions and mares to Rio de la Plata imported by Buenos Aires founder, Pedro de Mendoza.
The Thoroughbred blood was crossed with the British native Norfolk Trotters of East Anglia and eastern Yorkshire through a sire called Jary's Bellfounder, a trotting horse which also is credited with passing on his bloodlines to the Standardbred.
Establishing the American Bashkir Curly Registry in 1971, the founders set out to save these animals from extinction in the U.S., as it was found that too many of them, through ignorance, were being slaughtered.
The founders of the Welsh Pony and Cob Society in 1901, in their wisdom, decided to register and record this ancient breed together with the Welsh Mountain Ponies and the larger Welsh Ponies in the Welsh Stud Book, ...
With this emergence of the new breed, the founders have realized their goal with the establishment of Mexico's own National Horse.
The founders had very clear and even obvious motivations, such as to define the directions of the breeding efforts, the function and the use of the horses, the desired characteristics of individuals in their functional and morphologic aspects, ...
Hi Charlie, when a mare retains her placenta (afterbirth) anytime past three hours it is possible that the mare could develop an infection in the uterus that could lead to founder as a secondary effect.
Research by registry founder Allan Hamid, a history teacher and prominent Andalusian breeder in Connecticut established that both the Andalusian and the Percheron share Barb ancestry.
The Andalusian's Iberian founders are mentioned in various historical texts dating as far back as Homer's Iliad, written in 1100 BC.
The most common problem is founder or laminitis where the bone in the foot becomes detached from the hoof. This is caused by overfeeding or riding the ponies for long periods on hard surfaces, such as bitumen.
Not satisfied to be only a color breed based entirely on coat patterns, the founders of APHA also set strict standards of conformation, athletic ability and performance, as well as demanding intelligence, a calm temperament and a willing disposition.
One of the four founder breeds of the horse. Przewalskis have a different chromosome count, 66 while the domestic horse has 64 chromosones.
The founder mare was a chestnut blanketed mare brought to Denmark in 1812. She was purchased by Major Villars Lunn who owned an estate called 'Knabstrupgaard' in Nordsealand, Denmark.
The founders of the registry, Sunny Martin and Benny Damele, set out to save the Curly horses from extinction in the United States. It was found that too many of them, through ignorance, were being slaughtered.
OTHER VACCINES are available for other illnesses, from strangles founder fescue forage graze grazing hay cribbing tack saddles stalls barns bridle stifle stringhalt shivers boarding fences hackamore snaffle"es to botulism, ...
The Anglo-Don may rightly be called the founders of the Budyonny Breed. The Russian Don has also contributed the golden chestnut color which prevails in the Budyonny breed, although black and bay have been seen.
Miniature ponies, because they're so short and fat are prone to founder, it is best to minimise their intake of fresh lush green grass put they need some. miniatures can be very lazy so they need plenty of excerscice.
The Morgan was first bred in Massachusetts in the 1790s. The founder was a small bay colt called "Figure" who was believed to have Welsh Cob, Thoroughbred, and Arabian origins.
If a horse was not a descendant of the three founder stallions, it could not be registered as a Thoroughbred. Artificial insemination was also banned as it was difficult to determine whether the stallion used was a true Thoroughbred in these cases.
Judy Reynolds explains that the most important functions of fat in horse rations are to increase energy density of the ration and lessen the risks of colic, founder, gastric ulcers and exertional myopathies (tying-up) induced by high-starch rations.
In the foundation of the American Quarter Horse Stud Book, the term Waggoner bred was considered pedigree enough for registration, so esteemed were his horses by other breeders and by founders of the breed association.
So as Claude Thompson (the founder of the Appaloosa Horse club) talks about his first impressions when he saw the first Appaloosa.
find a rumoured species of horse and the breed's name is derived from the Polish spelling of the general's name. Between 1897 and 1902 53 foals were rounded up. Carl Hagenbeck rounded up a few survivors and put them in zoos and these are the founders ...
The stallion was given to Procopio by Dom Pedro II, the last emperor of Brazil. The offspring was a lovely dark gray colt named Monarca and he is considered the founder of the breed. He served 25 years as the stallion to Campolina's herd.
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