What is another word for lameness?

56 synonyms found


[ lˈe͡ɪmnəs], [ lˈe‍ɪmnəs], [ l_ˈeɪ_m_n_ə_s]

Synonyms for Lameness:

How to use "Lameness" in context?

Lameness is a problem that can be caused by many different things. It can be a result of problems with the joint(s) that allow the horse to move, or with the bone(s) that the joint attaches to. Lameness can also be a sign of a more serious health problem.

If you think your horse is experiencing lameness, it's important to get him checked out by a veterinarian as soon as possible. There are a number of treatments that can be recommended, depending on the cause of the lameness. Often, a veterinarian will need to x-ray the horse to evaluate the problem.

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