Health

Greasy heel, scratches - in Dutch language called “mok”

Greasy heel is an umbrella term for various forms of skin irritation and inflammation in the pastern cavity (the back area of the leg just above the hoof). These skin irritations and inflammation may also spread to the rest of the leg.  Greasy heel can be very stubborn and sometimes brings the owners to despair, partly because it is coming back again often. Read more...