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Q. My horses heart rate is 120+ all four legs are swollen temp is 102.9 labored breathing very weak hard for him to stand won't walk

A. He must be assessed by a vet as an emergency, a heart rate as high as this in a horse indicates a serious problem which may be life-threatening. The elevated temperature may be related to pain could also be due to fever and infection

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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