In the 11 years I've loaned/owned bee he's always been a Chunky boy but it's never really affected him but October last year it all caught up with us.
My 20year old, 14.2 hh New forest X was crippled could barely walk all because of
Laminitis. He was on box rest for 2 weeks and responded really well to the Bute and then could go out for an hour a day but unfortunately the yard I was stabled at, the horses were stabled over the winter and the time had come when all the horses came in for the winter.
May 2016, the horses were allowed back out and bee was in heaven, 8 months in his box and he was finally allowed out. I was so so so careful with him but 2 weeks later the laminitis hit again. My friend at the yard mention simple systems food and how well her pony w... Read more