The "Right Angle" - Scoot Boots

The Right Angle!

  Last post I talked about that 45* angle that should be trimmed onto the hooves. I want to expand on that a bit to make sure that everyone underst...

How To Do a Mustang Roll - Scoot Boots

How To Do a Mustang Roll

We've all heard so much about Mustang Roll for our horses' hooves. What is so great about a nice, clean mustang roll? And why do we want to even do...

The Flat Footed Horse - Scoot Boots

The Flat Footed Horse

What is considered to be a "Flat Footed Horse"? Well, anatomically, the hoof capsule should be a "cozie" for the foot, the P3, inside the capsule. ...

That Certain "Flare"! - Scoot Boots

That Certain "Flare"!

There is 'flair' and then, there are "flares" . . . . . . Of course, we all want our horses to have 'flair' but not the "flare"  that indicates iss...

Rehab and Plank - Scoot Boots

Rehab and Plank

Hi and welcome to my new blog at Scoot Boot, I am really excited to be part of the team and sharing my views and experiences with you! I am a Dress...

Shoes, Boots & Proprioception - Scoot Boots

Shoes, Boots & Proprioception

What is proprioception? It is the horse's awareness of his body - position and movements and placement of his hooves for safe footing. It is an unc...

On Hoof and Limb - Scoot Boots

On Hoof and Limb

While most trimmers and farriers really concentrate of HOOVES, one has to seriously consider the relationship between all the parts of the foot to ...