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The Daily Vet is a blog featuring veterinarians from all walks of life. Every week they will tackle entertaining, interesting, and sometimes difficult topics in the world of animal medicine – all in the hopes that their unique insights and personal experiences will help you to understand your pets.

Life with Horses: When the Flesh Gets 'Too Proud'

Everyone knows that when you’re injured your body creates scar tissue. And while scar tissue is far from perfect — it is never as strong as the original tissue except in the case of bone, and it is generally far less elastic and can restrict mobility, as some examples — scar tissue is usually a good thing. It fills in the holes where our normal tissue is missing. With animals, this is no different.  
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