Treating Laminitis with Equicast Dave Richards Equicast 2945 Reservation Road Aberdeen, North Carolina 28315 United States of America
Treating Laminitis with Equicast Farrier Bruce Haak Afton's Farrier Supply 607-343-6539
Vixen: A Remarkable Story Vixen: 7 Year Warm Blood Cause of Laminitis Unknown Bruce Applied Equicast on October 19, 2008
Vixen October 19, 2008
Notice: Sole Penetration Extreme Laminae Wedge
Vixen Octomber 10, 2008
Notice Coffin Bone Penetration
Huge Abscess on Coronary Band
Another Sign of Advanced Laminitis
3 Casts Were Used to Stabilize Vixen's Hoof
A 2" Equicast Was Applied To Raise the Sole Up Off the Ground (Perimeter Cast)
A Second Cast is Applied to Add Sole Protection
It's Critical to Add Sole Protection - Minimal to No Sole Pressure!
A Third Cast Was Used to Add Distal Length
Notice Concavity That Was Created Using A Third 3" Cast
Vixen's Hoof October 10, 2009
Vixen's Hoof January 14, 2009
3 Casts Were Applied On October 10, 2008 Sugardine Was Applied On October 10, 2008 and Continued For 3 Months.
Hoof Wall Abscess
Notice the Abscess Along the Coronary Band This is Important It will come up later!
Solar View January 14, 2009
Notice: Healthy Frog Development Healthy Sole Development
Notice New Healthy Growth
Dead Necrotic Hoof Wall Has Been Removed Allowing Room For New Healthy Growth
Dead Hoof Wall Has Been Removed
Casting Supported the Hoof While New Healthy Hoof Wall Continues to Grow.
January 14, 2009
Notice the Amount and Direction of Growth!
Growth in 3 Months Casting's Beneficial Affect More Than 2" Growth in 3 Months