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Case 67
Hoof Injury
This horse came to Step Ahead Farm with a five day old, one inch deep nail puncture to the hoof.
Treatment consisted of antibiotic injections at the wound site, with cotton packing and bandage
to hold the medicine in place.

Treatment started 6-3-2008
This photo shows the puncture site.
Injecting antibiotics
into the wound site.
Back-flushing the wound.
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