Using Hoof Packing with EasyShoes: My Top Five Hoof Packing Picks

Submitted by Deanna Stoppler, Team Easyboot 2015 Member EasyShoes can be applied with or without hoof packing depending on your goals for the hoof and the overall health of the foot. Search online for hoof packing...

Freedom Movement

Submitted by David Landreville, Landreville Hoof Care Someone recently asked me how to convince their clients to schedule their horse(s) on a shorter trim cycle. One of my clients had this horse's leg bone and...

EasyShoe Clinic Provides Hands-On Learning

Last month, I had the privilege of attending an EasyShoe Clinic at Arroyo Del Mar, an outstanding facility in Southern California run by Steffen and Shannon Peters. Shannon was a gracious host and has her...

A Day in the Life of a Hoof Care Practitioner

I had the opportunity to spend a day with Hoof Care Practitioner Tim Miller over my holiday break. I spent a week and a half with Tim and his wife Carolyn in southern California and...

Get the Drift

Submitted by David Landreville, Guest HCP The photos below are the right front foot of a right fore-limb dominant Warmblood. She stands 17h and has size four feet. These photos span five months time. The...

Debate? What Debate?

Rumor has it that there is still a debate going on about what’s best for horses: steel shoes or barefoot? Years ago I came across the writings of Dr. Tomas Teskey, D.V.M.. The unfettered foot:...

Epics At Work in Panama

Hoof Care practitioner Dawn Willoughby of Wilmington, Delaware, took a walk on the wild side this past January. Dawn ventured over to Panama to meet with some forward thinkers there to do a clinic on...

The White Line Lowdown

My most recent blog post explains my goal to convey the anatomical equine hoof and the several functions of each part in a breakdown format. I believe it is essential to thoroughly understand the...

Report from Europe

Another European Hoof Care Clinic Tour came to a close last week. This brings the number of these workshops and seminars in Europe up to 12 since starting this program over three years ago....

What to Trim Between Trims

As a barefoot hoof care practitioner, I typically keep all of my clients on a four week trim schedule. If you are fortunate enough to have your horse in a pasture or large pen...

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