Dec 24, 2020
Mike McClure, an exotic animal care consultant and elephant trimmer, talks in this episode about the similarities and differences between elephant feet and horse hooves. Just like with horses, conformation, movement and weight bearing all play a role in how they are trimmed.
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Dec 11, 2020
Wendy Murdoch discusses her Sure Foot balance pads. She talks
about proprioception, movement, and posture, and how horse owners
and hoofcare providers can utilize balance pads during rehab.
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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