the spinous process of the fifth thoracic vertebra), was measured monthly using a ruler marked with centimeters, and both the thoracic perimeter (behind the withers, involving the chest) and cannon bone
perimeter (middle third of the metacarpal bone) were measured monthly with the aid of a measuring tape marked with centimeters (Figure 1A).
Radiographs showed the steel weight-bearing pin in his cannon bone
had broken and after consultation, the surgeons decided to take it out.
Sir Michael Stoute's four-year-old colt fractured his near-fore cannon bone
on the gallops in Newmarket yesterday.
HARBINGER'S career is in the balance after the brilliant colt fractured his near-fore cannon bone
on the gallops in Newmarket.
However, X-rays have revealed that the five-year-old entire has a hairline fracture of the cannon bone
Mulhall said the filly broke her right front cannon bone
and had to be euthanized.
Horses also have a cannon bone
, but theirs has only one toe, making them members of the "odd-toed" ungulates.
The Dunlop-trained four-year-old has been off the track since she suffered a stress fracture to her near-fore cannon bone
in the Prince Of Wales's Stakes at Royal Ascot at York.
Rutland's Milla Healey is second with Zarzoo and former European Young Rider gold medallist Kitty Boggis, from Bampton, Oxford, is third on Five Boys, who has made a complete recovery from fracturing a cannon bone
a week before last year's Badminton
The x-rays identified a non-displaced half-moon shaped fracture of the bottom of the cannon bone
in the RF [right front] fetlock.
The brilliant winner of the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes fractured his near-fore cannon bone
during a routine spin on the gallops in Newmarket on Saturday.
The brilliant winner of the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes, owned by Highclere Thoroughbred Racing, fractured his near-fore cannon bone
during a routine spin on the gallops in Newmarket.
Unfortunately for connections, and the sport as a whole, those dreams have now gone up in smoke after the colt fractured his near-fore cannon bone
in a routine gallop on Saturday.
Byline: Five-year-old horse ruled out of Tuesday's big race with hairline fracture of the cannon bone
Yessiremychickadee was leading the first race going into the backstretch when she suffered a compound fracture of her right front cannon bone
, according to a Del Mar spokesman, and was pulled up by jockey Aaron Gryder.