Month: November 2017

How to use your Red Horse Hoof Product

p   Should I be using Field Paste, Sole Paint or Sole Cleanse for a healthy hoof? Field Paste, Sole Paint or Sole Cleanse are all excellent products. Which one should you be using? For mild issues Red Horse Products advise regular use of  Sole Cleanse. Once problems are cleared up this is easy to apply […]

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Messing around having fun with polework for horses

   Polework for horses Today we did some polework for horses. As I have only a field to work in I can only do faster ground work when conditions are perfect underfoot. Yesterday Charlie, my 30 year old exracer did something I haven’t seen him do before. My field currently represents half a track system […]

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Ladies who wear high heels!

High Contracted Heels in Barefoot Horses During my working day as a barefoot trimmer I often come across High Contracted Heels. High contracted heels,  can be a result of posture. hoof imbalance, the horse trying to relieve pressure and discomfort at the back of the hoof. Whe the heels become very high the collateral grooves […]

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