Now Is The Time To Transition

Transition is the phase after you have pulled your horse's shoes and when he starts rebuilding and restoring his hooves. What you want to achieve is a level of comfort, soundess and usability...

Snow Days!

Keeping consistent with my recently decided goal of staying positive all winter, I have been trying to make something good out of something that we might normally complain about this time of year. We...

Four Years and Counting

The peoples of The Steppes have been riding bare and without hoof protection for thousands of years, we know them from the history books and heard about their amazing horses: the Parthians, Scythians, Cimmerians,...

Solution for a Hoof Abscess

Submitted by Karen Bumgarner, Team Easyboot 2011 Member Sometimes, even though it seems like we have everything a person could possibly need for a horse, we don’t. And when we need something that you just can’t...

The Secret of Successful Booting

Far at the McDowell Turkey Trot 75. Photo© Steve Powers. There are times when things just seem to go right. I had one such ride this weekend on our last race of the 09 season....

Reflections On Booting Lessons Learned

Submitted by Leslie Spitzer, Team Easyboot 2012 Member It's hard to believe that yet another ride season is wrapping up. It seems like it just started. Also along with the end of ride season another...

Reflections on Hoof Care in the 21st Century – Pete Ramey

Congratulations to the The Horse's Hoof magazine, as it celebrates its 10th year anniversary. This 40th issue is beyond fantastic. EasyCare's President and CEO Garrett Ford kick things off with the cover story, followed by articles written by some of...

If you have been following my previous posts, you know that I like to provide information to folks new to barefoot. I was a trimmer for 6 years and during that time I specialized...

The Caudal Foot

A big and healthy frog is desirable, but why? What is hiding above it and what makes it so important? This nice specimen of a big frog on this Irish Cobb stands in stark contrast...

Rx Hoof Boots Aid in Asymmetry Rehabilitation

Here at EasyCare, we have some top notch individuals working along side us as dealers. The following article was written by Jason McClure out of Hutchinson, Kansas. For eight years, Jason shod horses for just about every discipline imaginable....

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