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Sometimes with medical issues if we give them a day or two they will resolve themselves. Is this the case with corneal ulcers?

Eye problems can go bad fast. This is the one time being patient may not be to your horse’s advantage. Veterinarian assistance will most likely be required. Once an infection gets established in the eye, it gets difficult to treat and the danger of loosing site or the eye is very real. The time frame can be short and hours can make the difference. If you notice your horse squinting, I wouldn’t even wait until morning to seek help.

 
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