Nov 27, 2020
Kristin Thornberry talks about the various reasons why a horse might have trouble standing for their hoofcare appointments, and ways that owners and hoofcare providers can help the horse become more comfortable to make for a successful appointment.
Also in this episode: Casey Sexton, Ruth De Gennaro, Jeff Newnham, Beth...
Nov 13, 2020
Yogi Sharp talks about various studies that have affected the way he approaches his shoeing and hoofcare, as well as what owners can notice to see if their horse is moving in a good direction in regards to hoof health. Yogi also discusses what we should strive for in a healthy hoof.
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Oct 23, 2020
Christina Cline, co-author of The Essential Hoof Book, discusses
ways hoofcare providers and owners can improve the comfort of, and
in some cases the appearance of, club feet. Correct trimming,
movement, and bodywork all influence high/low feet on
Oct 9, 2020
Dr. Debra Taylor discusses the 3 causes of laminitis and the treatment approach for each, as well as when to escalate the treatment to the next level. She talks about the hardships of working with laminitic horses, and how to better support other professionals through these difficult cases.
Sep 25, 2020
Ida Hammer talks about various factors that affects a horse's movement, biomechanics, and health of the hoof. She expands on tools she uses to allow a horse to grow the healthiest hoof possible and move soundly. Trim adaptations, nutrition, glue on shoes/boots, and Formahoof are discussed, as well as bodywork, and she...