What is equine thrush?

Answer Equine thrush is a common hoof ailment that is easy to treat. It is most often the result of a horse standing for prolonged periods of time in wet areas.IdentificationThe main signs of equine thrus... Read More »

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What Are the Symptoms of Equine Thrush?

Thrush is an infection, which develops in the sulci--the grooves lying on each side of the frog of the hoof. It is caused when anaerobic bacteria (bacteria that cannot survive in the presence of ox... Read More »

What is thrush?

Thrush is the widely used term for a common fungal infection caused by Candida albicans. Thrush usually appears as vaginal (vaginal thrush) or mouth infections (oral thrush). However, on rare occas... Read More »

What is thrush on a horse?

Equine (horse) thrush is a hoof infection that can cause varying degrees of lameness. The bacteria that causes it is in the soil, but once successfully treated, an ounce or two of prevention might ... Read More »

What is thrush of the mouth?

Thrush of the mouth is medically referred to as oral thrush. Typically occurring in babies, thrush is a fungal (yeast) infection. It causes yellow sores in the mouth that can bleed if scraped. Trea... Read More »