A Sure Cure for FOMO

FOMO. noun, slang. A feeling of anxiety or insecurity over the possibility of missing out on something, such as an event or an opportunity. Acronym for “fear of missing out.” I’m suffering from a terrible...

I Do Know Sik’em!

Submitted by Karen Bumgarner, Team Easyboot 2015 Member When I was a youngster, a great friend of mine, Dan Petrequin, would tell us "You girls don't know sik 'em!", whenever we'd really mess up. It...

Smooth Hauling; Tips to Make Your Next Trip More Enjoyable

Submitted by Devan Mills, EasyCare Customer Service Representative With the summer months upon us, we horse people always have a place to go, whether it be to a competition or going for a trail ride...

Would A Squishy, By Any Other Name, Ride Half As Sweet?

There are a lot of talented trimmers out there and one such gal is Sossity Gargiulo. I met Sossity during a clinic in San Diego at Arroyo Del Mar. At the end of one...

Hoof Care Ab Initio

What does 'Hoof Care' actually entail? How do we define it? For some, it simply means trimming hooves every so often and possibly applying one of the many hoof protections available, from metal shoes...

Dammit Jim! I’m a Writer, Not a Farrier!

I may not be a farrier, but that doesn't keep me from learning about hooves and looking at them. Everyone who has Googled "laminae" (it’s what makes Friday nights so exciting now that we’re not...

To Repair or Replace?

Submitted byTami Rougeau, Team Easyboot 2015 Member One of the most frequently asked questions I get when setting someone up with new boots is "how long will these things last?".  I always find this to...

Meet Me At The Bars: Their “Impact” on Hoof Function.

Each feature of the horse hoof plays an important role in the overall health of the horse. As barefoot advocates, we emphasize on natural expansion and contraction, frog integration with the ground, and blood...

May 2015 SOS: Introduction to Secrets of the Savvy & Snug Straps

Welcome to our shiny new monthly column, Secrets of the Savvy (SOS). Here you will find all manner of tips and tricks to make your life easier and more profitable. You will also find...

A Boot at Each Corner: Lessons from my Booted Pony

Submitted by Team Easyboot 2015 Member Pascale Winckler I bought my second horse at the end of 2010.  "The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.”  He was far from the type of...

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