Bleeding wound on horse's leg
Large laceration: First steps
When your horse suffers a large, bleeding wound, summon help and then take steps to lay the groundwork for healing.
Shot of an unrecognisable veterinarian wrapping a bandage around a horse's leg on a farm
What to do when your horse has a large laceration
Call the veterinarian to tend to your horse’s large open wound, keep him calm, slow the bleeding and scope out a suitable treatment area.