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What Causes a Hoof Abscess?

Lisa Borzynski, DVM answers this reader question, explaining that hoof abscess occurs when bacteria and debris gain entry into the hoof.

Credit: Photo by Dusty Perin

Is Your Horse's Hoof Temperature Abnormal?

How to tell the difference between normal and abnormal hoof temperature in the dressage horse.