Horse Feet – I’m the Boss!

Posted by Steph Teeter/Endurance Net Well, I'm ten weeks into the 'no shoes' thing - and I may be at the point of 'no going back' now. I'm pretty much convinced that it's the best...

Does This Hoof Make My Boot Look Big?

Does your horse have a foot that is wider than long?  Are you worried that a wide hoof is not a canidate for Easyboot Gloves or Easyboot Glue-Ons?  Don't worry, if you have a horse...

Essentials for Choosing and Keeping a Barefoot Riding Horse

I recently read a book, "Maintaining a Natural Horse", by Tim Ware. Tim does barefoot trimming, so understands the needs completely. He presents a program for keeping a horse barefoot and rideable. A basic understanding...

Hauling Horses

There are many things that you should think about before hauling horses. Safety is the most important factor. To achieve this, here are some things that should be considered: 1. The truck engine must be...

Adjusting Options for your Easyboots and Easyboot Epics

  There are a variety of cable adjustments one can make to secure an Easyboot or Easyboot Epic on a horses hoof.  While the ideal adjustment is one that will require more strength to push...

Which Hoof Had Glue-Ons?

There is a fantastic discussion going on at the Easyboot Facebook page. Garrett put up the photo below to see if the readers can guess which one has never had boots and which one...

Hoof Health and Wet Conditions

I found this article in the March Myhorse.com newsletter: The birds are singing, the weather is balmy, and you and your horse are delighted to be rid of the hard, frozen ground that even a...

Hoof Capsule Distortions/Flares

This is the first issue in a mini series on hoof capsule distortions, short HCD. During these blogs, we'll examine the reasons why the occur, how we identify them, what we can do to correct...

Australian Trimmers enjoy lectures from Professor Robert Bowker

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A Good Boot Day

Today I rode my horse Eagle for the first time in over two weeks. This was due to weather and my being in AZ for a week. I am really excited to report that...

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