Tag Archive for: Hoof Care Tips
When considering transitioning a horse to barefoot, you need to do your research. Learn the importance of barefoot trimming to good equine podiatry & more
Our horses mean the world to us, they give us everything over the years and we try to comfort them as much as we can during their active times, shouldn't it be the same for them in their retirement?
The most common hoof problems of OTTB’s, and TB horses in general, are conformation faults. The pressure high-performance work puts on the feet often causes horses heels to collapse, which can result in long-toes and thin soles.
Embracing new technology isn’t easy. And in an industry like ours where tradition, experience and ‘feel’ have such a huge role to play in horse care and management, it can be all too easy to stay doing what has ‘always been done’, simply because that’s what we know and understand.
Celebrate ‘National Farriers Week’ with us and say a big THANK YOU to your farrier! To offer our thanks, we are extending the FormaHoof Summer Sale and giving away FREE FCA courses…ALL WEEK LONG!
Latest tips and tricks to keep your horses hooves healthy over the summer month from the FormaHoof Expert team, farriers and FCA’s Aletia Reilingh, Bart Lambert and nutritional Expert Lisa Elliott.