Veterinary advice should be sought before applying any treatment or vaccine.
|Removal of the horseshoe|
|Stall rest. Improving drainage by slight enlargement of nail hole may be required. Daily hoof soaking (Epsom salts or povidone-iodine solution) for 20-30 minutes twice a day. Between soakings foot should be bandaged using diaper and duck tape or poulticed. Antibiotics may be required.|