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Dan C., DVM
Dan C., DVM, Horse Veterinarian
Category: Horse
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Experience:  Solo Equine Practitioner/Mobile Practice Owner for 16 years.
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hi ive had my horse for 91/2 years and iv never had this with

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hi ive had my horse for 91/2 years and iv never had this with him. last week he was double rugged as he was feeling the cold and the last 3 morning hes been really badly sweating. the first night he soaked through 2 rugs. last night i put a swaet rug on him and it was the same again today. the both was soaked! he has a very grumbly belly the most i have ever heard it and its not normal for him! he hasnt passed anything now for 31/2 hours which also itnt normal as hes quite messy. could you please help me as i think it could be gas colic but im niot sure? thanks
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Horse
Expert:  Dr. Loretta replied 4 years ago.

Good Morning and welcome. I am Dr. Loretta , a licensed veterinarian and am happy to answer your question.

I have a few questions to help me better assist you.

Is Paddy eating at all?

Does he appear depressed?

Any rolling or laying down?

Thank you!

Sincerely, Dr. Loretta