Articles Tagged with ''shoe wear''

Blake Brown

Reading Shoe Wear Gives Farriers An Edge

Not everyone does it, but farriers who know what they’re looking for on the bottom of old shoes can find clues to help keep a horse comfortable and healthy

Be sure to look at the shoes every time you pull them off,” says Blake Brown, a Penryn Calif., farrier who worked at a veterinarian clinic for 20 years.


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Shoe Wear, Level Correlation

Q: I shoe Standardbred racehorses and I’ve been taught that if a horse is wearing his shoe down on one side more so than the other, then this is the side that needs to be lowered when it’s time to reshoe them. 


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Common Harness

Solid Standardbred Shoeing Strategies

A master among American trotting trainers offers valuable shoeing ideas based on what he’s learned in more than 50 years of harness racing experience

Howard Beissinger started training his own stable of Standardbreds after World War II.


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