I found out that Danesa does not have DSLD. I am glad I found her at Rancho Chahuchu as she is the best minded horse ever. She is a lovely horse that will take time to heal. She just needs a long lay-up and no riding for 8 months.
She has an acute tear of the lateral oblique distal sesamoidean ligament, surrounded by soft tissue proliferation and significant associcated digital effusion. Relativdely mild distal suspensory branch desmopathy.
In case you think Dressage is reserved only for those with Warmbloods, think again. Sure, in the upper levels of competitive dressage, the breeds of horses mostly seen in the arena include Warmbloods, Thouroughbreds, PRE breeds such as Andalusians and Lusitanos, with the occasional Quarter Horse and even a Morgan here and there. These breeds, because of their conformation,…
Added by Laura Mesia on November 4, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments