Hoof Care

Prevention and treatment for problems of the equine foot

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Fighting Foot Funk

Learn how to combat foot issues such as thrush, white line disease, and abscesses that can develop in or be exacerbated by moist, muddy conditions.

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How the Horse’s Hoof Functions

No other animal walks on a single digit, or toe, making the equine hoof an exceptional piece of anatomy. Learn more about the inner workings of your horse’s hooves.

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The Trouble With Mud

Horse Hoof Stressors

Two veterinarians passionate about hoof care share tips for identifying and dealing with hoof stressors they encounter most frequently.

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Managing Laminitis: The Horse Owner’s Role

Discover why adhering to your veterinarian’s carefully designed laminitis-care plan is critical to your horse’s welfare and well-being in this article from the Winter 2023 issue of The Horse.

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