2018 Horsemanship Questions: Round 2 Answers

By neec | Horsemanship

Jul 22
  1. What structures are affected by navicular syndrome?
    •  Navicular syndrome is a degenerative condition that can affect the following structures: Navicular bone, navicular bursa, deep digital flexor tendon, and supporting ligaments of the navicular bone.
  2. What is another name for calf kneed?
    •  Also called “back at the knee”, this defines a knee that is set too far back. It is a major flaw that predisposes a horse to DJD
  3. What is meant by IM?
    • Intramuscular

  4. What is EHV?
    •  Equine Herpes Virus (EHV) Also known as rhinopneumonitis or rhino.

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