|This page contains injuries to the
Barrel (or Body) of the horse.
This is a 14 year old mare, blind in the right eye. While in a pasture situation,
a loose piece of tin stuck in this mare on the right side center of her barrel.
Treatment 9-4-03 through 11-2-2003
This is a yearling quarter horse, with a T-post injury on the body just behind the left
Treatment started 6-8-2006
This is a 14 year old quarter horse mare, with an injury to the withers, The wound
had a draining discharge that had been treated after culture for 2 months. Prior
to arriving at Step Ahead Farm.
November 11, 2005
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This is a 25 year old Quarter Horse Gelding that was bitten by another
horse at the end of the withers 10 days prior to arriving at Step Ahead
Farm. The wound started bleeding the day before arrival.
Treatment 4-24-2008 through 9-15-2008
Burn to 3/4 of the left side of the barrel, extending from the shoulder to
past the flanks and on both front and back legs.
Severe withers / back injury