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  • How To Poultice A Hoof
  • Dr Sharon Spier, explains the art of applying an Ichthammol poultice to a hoof. Ichthammol is helpful in the treatment of subsolar abscesses. Dr Spier shows how to apply Ichthammol, bandage the hoof, recommends leg positions when wrapping and gives helpful tips on duct tape application! Dr. Spier works in the Equine Field Service Department as well as the Department of Medicine and Epidemiology at U.C. Davis, CA. Check out the informative UC Davis Center for Equine Health Web site http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/CEH and Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital Equine Clinic http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/vmth/large_animal/equine/default.cfm

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