Is it sand colic?

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he was foaming green saliva, and he has diarrhea. BAD. He also is dehydrated and won't drink much
Is it coming from mouth or nose?

If nose, could be choke -- something stuck in throat, he's not drinking -- maybe can't.

Sand colic CAN cause diarrhea -- don't know where you live but if fed from ground, OR pastures very short, dirt/sand can build up in gut. BAD but can be taken care of with Sand Clear -- available TSC or most feed stores. Beet pulp fed fairly regularly can also prevent more of these issues. It helps attach to & remove much sand.

EITHER choke &/or colic is life threatening. You need a vet. :hugs
 

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I have called a vet and am waiting for them to call me back... I will meet them at my barn today. Do any of you know Dr. John Smart?
 

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What state do you live in ? If you put it in your avatar it will help us in identifying your climate and aide in giving you help with your questions :)
 

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Thanks for the help and support, I owe you guys! Casper got into some weeds yesterday on the trail ride, we need to keep an eye out for signs of colic. If I can help you guys with advice in a thread, give me the link, or anything else I can do...
 

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