Mediolateral balance is a widely and sometimes misleading term used by equine professionals, in particular farriers and veterinarians. This article aims to clarify terms related to “mediolateral balance” and to give an overview of current research findings regarding trimming and shoeing.
This week's facts and figures... How Year-Round Footcare Needs are Met and Farrier Protocols for Working with Lame Horses. This edition of Farrier Facts & Figures is brought to you by the International Hoof-Care Summit.
This week's facts and figures... Trimming, Shoeing vs. Both and Horse Owners Tend to Have Higher Incomes. This edition of Farrier Facts & Figures is brought to you by the International Hoof-Care Summit.
If you work with a veterinary practice, you may find cases in which the veterinarian wishes for higher hoof angles for the horses. When collaborating, the team may deal with caudal heel pain, navicular syndrome on a low-heeled horse or an injury to the deep digital flexor tendon, so raising the hoof angle can become an absolute necessity.
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From the feed room to the tack room, SmartPak offers innovative solutions to help riders take great care of their horses. SmartPak was founded in 1999 with the introduction of the patented SmartPak™ supplement feeding system. The revolutionary, daily dose SmartPaks are custom-made for your horse, individually labeled and sealed for freshness.