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Summer Bird
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Sun May 27, 2018 3:03 pm

I’ve never heard of Placentitis putting a mare at risk for laminitis. Her weight, especially when she’s late in her pregnancy definitely puts her at risk for Laminitis.
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CoronadosQuest
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Sun May 27, 2018 6:03 pm

BornToWin wrote:Love the Zenyatta filly. She's pretty (Daddy's girl? :)

I just read on the Paulick site in the comments that Zenyatta has had hoof issues. That placentitis(sp?) puts her at risk for laminitis. Is that speculation or common knowledge? I think I read once where Zenyatta's dam had hoof issues, but I didn't know she had them too. Not that I can do anything, just wondered.

Young Cozmic One is sure looking elegant in his training. Looks like he should be a speed demon with those long legs and streamlined body. Does anyone know if they tried him on the track after he was gelded or was he done and turned over? Out of all the viable foals, the one that reminded me of Zenyatta was the War Front filly. The others seem to favor their sires.
Coz was gelded after they retired him from racing and sent him to be retrained.
BornToWin
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Thu May 31, 2018 8:44 am

Thanks all for answers to my questions. It is tough when they land in a "summer" breeding cycle. I'm happy she recovered.
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