The saying “no hoof, no horse” is spot on. A horse with bad feet cannot be expected to perform to the best of their ability, especially over a longer period of time. They might not be able to do certain things or might be more prone to injury long term. Luckily there is plenty of hoof care available to keep them in the best condition we can.
Specialising in thoroughbreds, we have seen our fair share of poor feet. We have also seen lots of methods on how to improve and maintain them. So get our top tips on everything hoof related, from nutrition to good practice to seasonal hoof care.
While away with work at the weekend, the social media famous clip on horse shoes came up in conversation. (If you haven’t heard of these, read my post about them… Read More »Discussions with a Farrier ~ Can you use clip on shoes?
I’m sure many, if not all of you, will have seen the video of these new shoes on social media over the past few months, if you haven’t you can… Read More »Clip-On Horse shoes: The Future of Shoeing?