Nancy Rich-Gutierrez

Hoof Care

Why Trim Horse Hooves?

A big part of running a farrier business is educating horse owners. Everyone is at a different level of knowledge and comes to us with…

8 months ago

Horse Health

Don’t Be a Piranha

Recently, my gelding injured his leg. He had some puffiness and low-grade lameness, so I treated it with ice wraps and stall rest with hand…

10 months ago


Treat Yo’ Self

If there is one simple change to your horsey routine that doesn’t get mentioned much but would really make your farrier’s (actually, everyone’s) life easier,…

11 months ago


A Cautionary Tail

As horse owners, we all have enough to worry about. Horses are constantly determined to do themselves harm. You can literally put them in a…

1 year ago


Some Guys Have All the Luck

A couple weeks ago, we had to say goodbye to my horse Robbie. He was the star of “5 Ways to Help Your Fidgety Horse…

1 year ago

Hoof Care

Keep Your Shoes On

One of the biggest annoyances for horse people is when a horse throws a shoe. They always do it at the most inconvenient times—the morning…

1 year ago

Horse Health

You Are Not A Bad Horse Owner

As anyone who has been around an equestrian knows, put ten horse lovers in a room and you’ll get 11 different opinions. We’re a passionate bunch with…

1 year ago

Horse Play

Sh*t Farrier Clients Say

It has been said that there is no such thing as a stupid question, and for the most part, that’s true. However, sometimes people don’t…

1 year ago