X-ray results

We were looking for a fracture of the pedal bone and we might have found one, sort of. It looked on the x-ray more like a dent in the side of the bone rather than a crack. The vet described it as being more of a crumble than a crack as far as he could tell, but is sending the shots off to Newmarket for a second opinion. In general he and the farrier seemed optimistic. We’ll be treating it with an egg-bar shoe, bute and box rest.

4 thoughts on “X-ray results

  1. Glad to hear things are hopeful! Sending healing thoughts your way!

  2. liascott says:

    They find the darndest ways to get into trouble! I hope it has a simple resolution!

  3. libbyruff says:

    Hope he’s better soon

  4. Liz Dexter says:

    Hope he’s better soon!

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