Horse Hoof Trimming Using a Disc Grinder

Another Skeptic Converted to Barefoot Grinder Trimming by Carolyn Dierksen The story I would like to tell you here is about a new method of hoof care, introduced to me by Phil Morarre. I first...

Uses & Tips for the Versatile Easyboot Cloud

Submitted by Candice Piraino Anywhere from additional support on a lengthy haul, to increased comfort during a laminitic episode, the Easyboot Cloud is without a doubt the boot that will end your search.  And while its...

Add Cushioning to the EasyShoe Flex to Go the Distance

In "How to Nail the EasyShoe Flex Light to Go the Distance," I explained step-by-step how to nail on the Flex. In this follow up blog, I'm going to explore the option of filling...

BIG Hooves, BIG Boots

Many horse lovers today are opting for drafts and draft cross breeds to satisfy their need for owning a gentle giant. These horses are being used very successfully in many different disciplines. Even for...

Hoof Abscesses and Protective Horse Boots

By: Brian W. Fitzgerald, DVM The scenario is all too familiar for many horse owners ... yesterday your horse was sound, but today you find him crippled, with no apparent injury! What could have happened?...

The Caudal Foot

A big and healthy frog is desirable, but why? What is hiding above it and what makes it so important? This nice specimen of a big frog on this Irish Cobb stands in stark contrast...

Bells Over Boots

Are you experiencing problems with a horse that is over reaching and pulling a boot off? Are gaiters getting torn even though they are a perfect fit? Or do you have issues with the...

Natural Horse Care and Lifestyle

This bit of information was found at a barefoot trimming website by Maria Siebrand. Her site is called "The Thoughtful Horseman" Progressive Horsekeeping. She has various sections dedicated to barefoot trimming and natural horse care...

3 Tips for Successfully Using the EasyShoe Flex Clips

Think about this for a moment - horses are shod statically for when they are in dynamic motion. It seems incredible that we shoe a horse standing for when he is moving. It's a...

What Do You Think Is Happening With This Horse?

Take a look at the photos below and let us know what you think has happened to this horse and his once beautiful barefeet. Here is a bit of background on the horse. 1.  The horse...

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