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    Aug. 26, 2014, 05:44 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Kiwi is doing very well. Got the go ahead to start giving 1/4 flake of hay 4x a day today and if that's tolerated, we can start him back on his daily...
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    Aug. 19, 2014, 12:30 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Three doses in and so far no issues...we are also hoping this works for his DGE issue and he doesn't return to the head down, full/sick look. Outside...
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    Aug. 18, 2014, 12:50 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread UPDATE: Need jingles in Horse Care
    Jingles for you guys! These old guys are fighters and for some, age means nothing.
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    Aug. 17, 2014, 08:43 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Wish us luck....tomorrow morning at 6am, I start the cisapride. :sigh:
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    Aug. 17, 2014, 01:48 AM
    I have the Eccotemp L5 portable outdoor water heater. Runs on propane and a D battery. Haven't replaced the battery yet in the 2 years and the...
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    Aug. 16, 2014, 06:56 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Ohh I can't rest. The more I don't move, the worse I get. :( Waiting for my xray results and an MRI appointment. I have plenty of the old meds...
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    Aug. 16, 2014, 01:23 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Currently, Kiwi is on the domperidone (Equidone). I understand the surgeon's reasoning for switching to the cisapride (cisapride is for the entire GI...
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    Aug. 14, 2014, 04:43 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    The surgeon only wants Kiwi on Flax oil due to it decreasing inflammation. We didn't really get into why he just said only flax and even wrote that...
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    Aug. 14, 2014, 02:04 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Things are going great! Kiwi has been eating all his meals just doesn't like when I add oil. Spoke to the hospital this morning and they said it's...
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    Aug. 14, 2014, 08:36 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    I don't think it's the sheep. It's only on one side of his body. Problem was I told the vet he hasn't had hives in a few years, the day he coliced,...
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    Aug. 13, 2014, 11:07 AM
    I'm sorry but there is NO way these things stretch!!! I have lead ropes and crossties from them already, all YEARS old and none of them has stretched...
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    Aug. 13, 2014, 03:01 AM
    I sent the photo in the first email.
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    Aug. 12, 2014, 11:54 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Spoke to the vet this morning and I got permission to give hydroxyzine which he's received 3x today and they've gotten worse. That's always worked...
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    Aug. 12, 2014, 10:28 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    New meds are to increase GI motility and have been known to cause crampiness, and colic like symptoms according to the vets and google. Let's not...
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    Aug. 12, 2014, 06:29 PM
    Email I received back... Send them back and if we made them too short we will replace them. Use RMA # 081214. Here is a link to the Return...
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    Aug. 12, 2014, 05:07 PM
    I wrote what Mosey said. Haven't heard back yet... I had an issue with them before, can't say I would ever use them again!
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    Aug. 12, 2014, 03:05 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Thanks for the support everyone. Kiwi is eating much better today. I cannot wait for his new GI meds to arrive from Wedgewood! Here's to hoping the...
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    Aug. 11, 2014, 12:57 PM
    I ordered two 72" crossties for my 12x12' wash stall from MyRope.com. I've always loved their products but I'm a little annoyed this time around!...
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    Aug. 11, 2014, 09:51 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Do me a favor and friend me on Facebook! Want to see what my horse looks like and how he was running, bucking and rearing at the vet hospital???? I...
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    Aug. 11, 2014, 06:20 AM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Thanks! My vet thinks "god sends them to me because he knows I will take care of them", only wish he would send me a winning lotto ticket so I could...
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    Aug. 10, 2014, 09:26 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Thanks! I wish I was a troll but I have the $10,000+ worth of vet bills to prove I'm not making this crap up. Even my vet said the other day, "I...
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    Aug. 10, 2014, 05:18 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    I live on the property and I have security cameras in the stalls/paddocks so I can monitor them 24/7. I am out there a lot! Dog is much better!!!...
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    Aug. 10, 2014, 01:18 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    He's not eating everything but did eat about 75%. Has had two small piles with impaction in it. Waiting to hear back from the vet.
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    Aug. 9, 2014, 09:20 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Well, Kiwi and Fig are home. Kiwi doesn't have much of an appetite at home but the vet said to give him some Equidone and wait an hour. I got him to...
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    Aug. 9, 2014, 01:41 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Well, he's coming home between 4-5pm today!!! Vets are taking him off the Equidone and putting him on Cisapride later in the week. Here's to hoping...
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    Aug. 8, 2014, 08:22 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    I visited Kiwi this afternoon, he didn't finish lunch but acting ok. I got to turn him and fig out in their ring and they went nuts. His poop is dry...
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    Aug. 7, 2014, 09:13 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    I've discussed this with the surgeon. His thought was that being Kiwi is 28 years old, the likelihood it happening again isn't high enough to warrant...
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    Aug. 7, 2014, 06:47 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    Surgeon just called me to say they offered Kiwi a small senior mash and he ate it right up! No painful episodes since 2:30 this morning and now...
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    Aug. 7, 2014, 06:41 PM
    I have 3 samples from my vet, have used 2 of them. First for me shipping out my horses stable mates to the hospital them the 2nd for when his paddock...
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    Aug. 7, 2014, 05:32 PM
    Kiwayu replied to a thread Need MASSIVE jingles!!!! in Horse Care
    OMG! How old is the horse??? Surgeon gave me an option to "tie" down the colon so it never happens again. Claims it usually is a conformation issue...
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