100-Mile Tevis Cup: One of the Top Ten Endurance Competitions in the World!

The 2018 Tevis Cup is in the books. Of the 149 horses who started the event, there were only 64 finishers. That 42% finish rate tells us how grueling this 100-mile trail is and...

The Barefoot Horse and Hoof Boots Take a Huge Step Forward with Haggin Cup...

It was a day for all barefoot horses.  A day that will help the practice of keeping horses barefoot be less challenged in the future.  It was a day that Dr. Neel Glass (the...

Easyboot Success at the 2016 Tevis Cup- Statistics the Haters Won’t Like!

I had a distinguished farrier tell me at the International Hoof Care Summit "The only reason Easyboots do well at Tevis is because you get your product on the good horses". He was trying...

Don’t Give Me Any Lip!

It's actually all about the lip! I did a personal Facebook post last week that stated "I'm gonna go out on a limb and say the Easyboot Glue-On shell is the most successful product in...

Tevis 2015 Easyboot Statistics Prove It Again

The 60th anniversary edition of the 100-mile Western States Endurance Ride, aka the Tevis Cup, took place on Saturday, August 1, 2015.  Jenni Smith and Far on their way to winning the 2015 Haggin Cup....

10 Things You Should Know About Easyboots at Tevis 2013

Easyboots cleaned up yet again at the 58th running of the Western States Endurance Ride on July 20, 2013. Jennifer Waitte and Jenni Smith arrive at the Foresthill vet check. Photo by Merri Melde. 161 riders...

A Case for EasyShoes

By definition, a dilemma is a situation requiring a choice between equally undesirable alternatives, or any difficult or perplexing situation or problem. And I’ve got one—a big one. My No. 1 horse M Dash...

Tevis Glue Ons

Submitted by Sossity Gargiulo of Wild Hearts Hoof Care. The Western States Trail Ride, more popularly known as the Tevis Cup, probably needs no introduction. Being one of the top endurance competitions in the world,...

Yeah, So What?

2010 was a banner year for EasyCare hoof boots in endurance racing.  Endurance rides are races over wilderness trails of 50 to 255 miles.  The horse and rider team compete on varied and often...

Here Comes (B)ridezilla

My girlfriend is getting married this summer. She’s met a great guy and I’m very happy for her. However, since her engagement, whenever I talk to her, the conversation is focused on her upcoming...

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