A Question About Horse Incisors

Geoff Tucker, DVM EDWD Post Leave a Comment

The red numbers in his question correspond to my answer below. I have found some of your videos interesting but I wanted to discuss this incisor bit with you, purely for curiosity. If a horse doesnt need “proper grinding” how is it that a horse who is overfloated can “starve” from lack of nutrition? (1) Do you really believe proper …

Are Drugs Necessary To Float A Horse?

Geoff Tucker, DVM EDWD Post Leave a Comment

I use medication in about 15% of the horses I float. Many people think that I don’t believe in their use. I do believe in their use, but for a different reason than what people expect. There is a basic misunderstanding of why drugs are used for floating. The drugs I use are potent pain killers in the horse’s mouth. …