Are You Stupid Or What?

I recently told one of my horse friends that the best equine gift I've ever given myself and my equine partners in the ability to do my own hoof trimming! In return my friend...

Natural Hoof Care Confession and Compromise

Submitted by Carol Warren, Team Easyboot 2012 Member I have a confession to make. I have tried to trim my horse's hooves myself. I had a great natural hoof care specialist show me several times...

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....

The Dynamic Hoof

As the seasons change so do horses' hooves. Many people view horses' hooves as static objects that do not change significantly once the horse has reached maturity. In actuality, the hoof is incredibly dynamic...

Topper’s Easyboots

My horse, Topper, is wearing protective hoof boots for therapeutic reasons. She is a 22 year old registered Morgan with Cushing's Disease. As you probably know, Cushing's makes horses much more likely to founder....

The Best Laid Plans

Submitted by Lysane Cree, Team Easyboot 2012 Member 2012 was the ride season that I was going to attempt my first 100 mile ride with my Paint mare Mae West Holliday, as well as attempt...

Who Can Concentrate When Sandy Blows In? We Can

This past weekend, as Hurricane Sandy was coming up the coast, we held our 5th Annual Fall Daisy Haven Farm Recognizing Hoof Capsule Distortion Workshop in Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. It was attended by a large group...

Easyboot Glue-On vs Easyboot Glove

Submitted by Karen Bumgarner, Team Easyboot 2012 Member No doubt about it, Easyboots of one form or another are a favorite item of necessity for many trail and distance riders around the world. Most of...

High Heels and Sore Toes, Not Just on Girls Night Out

Submitted by Tennesee Mahoney, Team Easyboot 2012 Member We all know (directly or indirectly) the often painful results associated with a day or night in high heels.  I remind myself every girls-night-out.  Of course, I...

Winterizing Your Hoof Care Program

We’ve all heard that pulling our horse’s shoes for the winter can be a good idea.  But we’ve also heard how many pitfalls there are when we pull them.     Here is a breakdown of how...

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