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Hoof Care

Hoof Care

Getting a Feel for Hoof Flares

“The equine hoof is a complex marvel of natural engineering,” say Susan Kauffmann and Christina Cline in The Essential Hoof Book. “Developing an eye for…

3 weeks ago

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…

2 months ago

Hoof Care

Barefoot and Bringin’ It

Performance horses need shoes, right? Not all of them! While shoes have certainly been the norm in nearly every equine sport for many years, some…

2 months ago

Hoof Care

The Art of Horsekeeping

After nearly four decades of horse ownership, I’ve finally come to a realization: horsekeeping is not a science, but rather an art. Sure, I’d prefer…

3 months 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…

9 months ago