Category: Barefoot Hoof Care


Hoof Boots

I remember the first time I ever saw a hoof boot some twenty or so years ago.  My mom, a competitive endurance rider at the time, bought an Easy boot (probably the Old Mac...


10 Questions to Ask a Barefoot Trimmer

The following article is written by Joe Camp, author of the best-selling book, The Soul of a Horse–Life Lessons from the Herd.  Joe is also a film writer, producer, director, passionate speaker, and the man behind...


Hoof Flares in Horses

This post has been adapted from my previous blog, The Handy Horse Owner. We’ve likely all seen a horse with a hoof flare–an outward bending of the hoof wall.  It seems that flares have become increasingly common on domestic horses today, but...