It wasn't even for anything interesting, like cutting his leg off. (Which, I am sure he is currently doing, because that is my life.)
Nope. This vet call was for an allergic reaction to...
|Oh. Look. Outrageous hives.|
|Oooh. Hives the size of quarters!|
|Oh yeah. That's a few massive hives on his face and eyelids.|
See, it's been raining in Maryland for somewhere around 17 days straight. Not a ton of rain, but we haven't seen the sun in so long that people are starting to go a little crazy. Not just the people, actually, but also the grass. The grass has decided to grow a strange little fungus that causes some horses to break out in horrid, itchy, puffy hives. And, it maybe causes a little mild colic, too.
|Omg. So hivey. Like he's filled with bees.|
Plus side? After fighting this for three days, we've discovered it's nothing a
So, you know. That went well.
|Spoiler alert. Things did not go well.|