Healthy Hooves Their care and balance Author:Equus reference guide What's the best way to ensure your horse's soundness? — Keep his feet fit. — This special reference guide will show you how. Healthy Hooves explores the normal as well as the troubled equine hoof. In practical, easy-to understand terms it will: — give you the means for assesyour horse's hoof balance-the most critical element in maintaining the heal... more »th of his hooves.
arm you with the tools for distinguishing between a harmless hoof crack and a serious injury
show you how to intercept sheared heels, an insidious consequence of imbalance
outline how to retrace the history of a foot bruise and how to keep it from repeating itself
provide tips on selecting a horse for strong feet
show you how to cure the worst case of thrush in three days.
Healthy hooves also provides the latest information and scientific data from the research front so that you can incorporate state-of-the -art technology and care measures into your program for the good your horse's hooves.« less