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    Can Hoof Boots Aid in Navicular Recovery?

    Can Hoof Boots Aid in Navicular Recovery?
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    A real advantage of keeping a horse barefoot is preserving his heels from all the friction and wear from moving against the shoe, according to farrier and veterinarian Stephen O’Grady of Northern Virginia Equine in the U.S, read how Hoof Boots can assist in navicular recovery.
    The horse’s heel is an exciting structure. Like the rest of the horse’s foot, it’s designed to absorb shock in a way that protects all the tissues above it all...

    Heel First

    Heel First
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    What some brush off as minor mood swings, laziness, or “just too tired to move” could be clear indications that your horse is unbalanced in the hoof, causing a domino effect of stiffness, sharp pains or long-term soundness complications.
    What's the first thing you check when something is off with your horse? They’re not acting like themselves, are acting a little more crabby than usual and aren’t too keen...

    Healthy Shape, Healthy Hoof, Healthy Body

    Healthy Shape, Healthy Hoof, Healthy Body
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    Very few domestic horses have the full-scale natural development from birth that allows them to be barefoot throughout the horse-human adventure. Some just don't have the genetics for it - bad hoof genes didn't get selected out over time, after all. Some didn't get the right conditioning during the critical growth periods. Some still don't have ideal management conditions due to various constraints that owners face in finding optimal housing for their horses. Many are in transition phases - which can last for months or years -
    Part 1 of the Brainy Hoof Blog Series - by Christa Lesté-Lasserre ©Christa Lesté-Lasserre NB 2732(2) The equine hoof receives massive forces concentrated on a very small surface. Natural expansion of...

    How to Trim Your Horses' Hooves

    How to Trim Your Horses' Hooves
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    Aha ... got your attention!  No, this is not going to be about how to physically trim your horses' hooves. As a matter of fact, I can't even tell you...

    Navicular Revisited

    Navicular Revisited
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    Good Day to Y'all!  This week it's appropriate to go over that dreaded state of the hooves ... NAVICULAR. I know I've posted before on Navicular but it seems that...

    The Right Angle!

    The Right Angle!
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      Last post I talked about that 45* angle that should be trimmed onto the hooves. I want to expand on that a bit to make sure that everyone understands...

    How To Do a Mustang Roll

    How To Do a Mustang Roll
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    We've all heard so much about Mustang Roll for our horses' hooves. What is so great about a nice, clean mustang roll? And why do we want to even do...

    The Flat Footed Horse

    The Flat Footed Horse
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    What is considered to be a "Flat Footed Horse"? Well, anatomically, the hoof capsule should be a "cozie" for the foot, the P3, inside the capsule. Much like those soda-pop...

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