What’s the Right Heel Height?

Wouldn't it make life so much easier if we had a hard-and-fast, always-and-never guide for trimming our horses' hooves? Unfortunately the hoof can't be simplified like that. The hoof is an amazing feat of...

Partner Spotlight: Bare and Balanced Hoofcare, LLC

Written by Lisa Mittler of Bare and Balanced Hoofcare, LLC in San Antonio, Texas Just like so many barefoot hoof practitioners out there, I came to this profession out of necessity. I moved to a new area...

Step by Step: Gluing on an EasyShoe

Your EasyCare Product Specialist Team decided to try out Vettec's new 210cc Adhere on an EasyShoe Performance recently. We found that the glue sets much more quickly than you might expect, so it's critical...

My Takeaways from the International Hoof Care Summit

EasyCare has been attending the International Hoof Care Summit (IHCS) for the past eight years, roughly. The IHCS is a popular event. There is always an exceptional list of speakers, and the hoof care...

2020 International Hoof Care Summit

The 17th annual International Hoof Care Summit (IHCS) was held in Cincinnati, Ohio, last week. Three of our team members were in attendance representing EasyCare. They were able to showcase our products and visit...

EasyShoe Application: The Perfect Finish

Written by Heather Colket, HLC Hoofcare, LLC, Phoenixville, Pennsylvania When you first begin your composite shoeing and gluing journey, factors such as shoe selection and sizing, prep work, glue timing, horse management, and shoe placement...

Ask a Product Specialist: Different Hoof Sizes

Is it normal that all of my horse’s hooves are different sizes? Do I need to order each Easyboot in a different size? Can’t I just order all of my Easyboots in the same size?” We would...

Rehabilitating a Pastern / Fetlock Joint Using Easyboot Glue-On Shells

By Philip Himanka, APF-1, Not Only Barefoot, LLC Earlier this spring, Elizabeth Riecks from Hatha Equus and Wildsong Ranch asked me to assess a horse owned by one of her boarders. The horse, Epona, had been...

A Common Goal – EasyCare at the ILPC

Last week two members of the EasyCare team, Brendan Coulter and Dan Schroeder, traveled to Denver, Colorado, to participate in the Equine Lameness Prevention Organization's (ELPO) International Lameness Prevention Conference (ILPC). EasyCare was a...

Winter is Coming

One of the biggest mistakes horse owners can make this time of year is waiting to plan for winter until it’s already here. Your horse’s general care and hoof care needs will change during...

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