Horseshoeing Myths

"Ring, Ring," sounded my telephone, inviting me to participate in an all too common conversation. "Hello." "Hi, I saw your horseshoeing ad, and was wondering how much you charge and how long it takes you to throw on some shoes?" Chuckling at the lack of understanding proper hoof care that this question evidenced, I replied,  […]

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Horse Hoof Care – No Hoof, No Horse

A basic part of horse hoof care is simply picking out the mud, manure, stones and other debris from the sole of your horse’s hooves.  It is simple and yet, this one of the most neglect parts of horse care.  Keeping your horse’s hooves clean goes a long way to help prevent common hoof ailments.  […]

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Dry Hoof Problems & Solutions

"No Hoof; No Horse." This is an old saying that is as true today as the first time it was spoken. There are many factors that effect the health of horse hooves; in this article I’m going to discuss "Dry Hoof" problems and solutions. No matter where we live and keep our horses, the climate […]

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Choosing A Farrier

One of the most discouraging things for many horse owners is trying to find a farrier that they can depend on who will do a good job on their horses. There are several factors that may influence your decision when trying to decide which horseshoer in your area you should use. The factors I wish […]

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