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Headshaking

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Headshaking

Headshaking is a problem seen in horses all over the country. If your horse is affected it is important to try and find out the cause of the problem so that appropriate treatment and preventive methods can be put into place.

Horses can be severely distressed by headshaking as it is a response to pain or irritation of the head

What is headshaking?

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Why does my horse headshake?

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What problems can headshaking cause?

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