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My horse had swelling earlier tonight around her eyes, which

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Hi there my horse had swelling earlier tonight around her eyes, which were weeping liquid underneath, so I thought originally she had been bitten by a fly and was having a slight reaction. I then found a bite under her jaw which was also slightly swollen. I spoke to my sister who raised a good point. Yesterday we went to a show and I applied baby oil around her eye area and I'm now wondering could she he a having a reaction to the baby oil? There was no swelling this morning that I noticed. I noticed it tonight. She ate all her tea
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Is your horse bleeding a lot?
Customer: No
JA: Phew. What is your horse's name and age?
Customer: Bella she is 16
JA: Is there anything else the Vet should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Horse
Expert:  Virtual-mod replied 11 months ago.
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Expert:  TetyanaP-admin replied 11 months ago.
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Expert:  MichaelD1217 replied 11 months ago.
Good evening. I am Michael an equine vet and hope I can help you and Bella
Expert:  MichaelD1217 replied 11 months ago.
How is Bella doing today? I apologise for the delay in someone getting back to you
Expert:  MichaelD1217 replied 10 months ago.
I hope all is well