Summer Grazing

By November 10, 2015 March 22nd, 2016 Uncategorized

Grass seeds can be a grazing summer hazard for our equine friends. This horse below was showing signs of oral discomfort. On inspection of its mouth it had a very large number of dry and sharp grass seeds caught under its tongue. In the second picture you can clearly see the resulting painful ulcers.

Grass seeds causing painful trauma to the mouth Grass seeds causing painful trauma to the mouth

Resulting ulceration from grass seedsResulting ulceration from grass seeds.

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