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Gluing The Cosmopolitan of Composites

For clarification, we aren’t referring to the women’s magazine or the cocktail. By definition, cosmopolitan means “at home all over the world”. If ever there were a more fitting shoe for the word, it’s without...

Thinking Glue – Outside the Box of Equine Podiatry

Submitted by Chris Niclas CJF, CLS and owner of Chris’ Farrier Service Inc. There have been many changes in the hoof-care industry over the last 25 years. One of the changes I have come to...

Best Practice: What Glue Work Works?

In the horse world there are “ways to do things”. Some of of these things we do because it is grounded in science and based on research and objective information.  Other things we do,...

Glue Storage During Winter

Submitted by Deanna Stoppler, Team Easyboot 2016 Member Working in freezing temperatures can be difficult and time consuming but with a bit of planning and organization tasks are less daunting and completed with ease. During the...

SOS May 2016-Stuck? Pro Tips for Removing Glue-Ons

We have quite a bit of content about how to glue like a rock star. Everything from hoof prep to using different materials to modifying glue-ons for any situation. We even address aesthetics in our quest for gluing...

Sikaflex in My Sole

Submitted by Karen Neuenschwander, Team Easyboot 2016 Member When something is working for me, I tend to want to stick with it. For most of last year's ride season, Gloves with power straps got my mare, Brooke,...

Glue Timing: Wrestling With Temperature Control

Glue work is messy!  It's fraught with opportunity to get glue on yourself, on the horse, and all over your clothes.   Now let's make it even more complicated when we consider that glue is...

October 2015 SOS: Pro Tips for Gluing

The changing of seasons and wide temperature variances throughout the day are prime reminders to make sure adhesives and other gluing materials are handled with care. Glue and horses are a lot alike-take care...

Rookies Go Gluing: Ten Things First Time Gluers Should Know

I have now taken part in two different gluing occasions once with gluing on EasyShoes and most recently with gluing on shells. Rebecca and I (Devan) still have not come to an agreement about...

Rookies Go Gluing: Two Week Update

Everybody knows that we tend to learn more from our mistakes and failures than from when everything goes right. Yet we spend most of our lives making sure we look perfect from the outside,...

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