Horses can have a variety of strange behaviors as seen in the photos below. When these behaviors come on suddenly is when we become concerned and the horse should be examined by a professional to investigate further.
Every horse is different and unique. What is not a big deal to one, could be a major problem for another. It never hurts to have your horse examined.
Remember, a pound of prevention is worth a pound of cure!
There are many ways a horse can show us it has discomfort in its mouth. The following are just a few. If your horse exhibits any of these clinical signs, it may be advisable to contact an equine dentist.