Each day, American Farriers Journal encounters a variety of articles, social media posts, podcasts and videos that offer a unique look at an aspect of the equine industry. Our favorite content for "This Week" is aggregated here. We hope it offers a useful tip to improve your hoof-care business, expands your knowledge by giving you something new to ponder, or entertains you when you need a break most.
- Lame to Happy
- Teach a Weanling to Stand for the Farrier
- Choosing a Shoe
- Genetics of EMS and Laminitis
- Heartland Series: The Farrier
- Hammer Clinching
In this video from Olsen Equine, Brock, Texas, farrier Lee Olsen demonstrates how he shod a roping horse with navicular degeneration, navicular bursitis, deep digital flexor tendinopathy and impar desmopathy and enthesopathy.
In this episode of The Humble Hoof Podcast, Dr. Elaine Norton discusses her research into the heritability of equine metabolic syndrome in various breeds of horses and how that relates to the risk of endocrinopathic laminitis, which makes up 80-90% of laminitis cases.
In this video, WBIR revisits “The Heartland Series” in which Cumberland County, Tenn., farrier David Henninger shares his 60 years of hoof-care knowledge with host Bill Landry.