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    Trimming Hooves, Shedding Ponies and Essential Oils

    Trimming Hooves, Shedding Ponies and Essential Oils
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    Hey Everyone -- back again!  What a crazy season!  Christmas, New Year's, Valentine's Day -- all wracked with "must do's". The horses and ponies are starting to shed BUT --...

    The Open Toe and More - by Jo Harder

    The Open Toe and More - by Jo Harder
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    The Open Toe and More If you’re new to hoof boots, Scoot Boots may initially appear to be similar to other brands.  However, once you start researching a bit more,...

    Sore Hooves or ???

    Sore Hooves or ???
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    If you live in an area of the world where there are 'Deer Ticks' (Borrelia burgdorferi) then you may be looking at Lyme Disease being exhibited in your horse. Not a nice thought but certainly a real possibility.
    Milehouse Vets PhotoAre you facing a perplexing, un-named condition with your horse's hooves?  You keep everything immaculately clean, pick the hooves twice or more a day, have regular hoof care,...

    8 Natural Pain Relievers for Hooves

    8 Natural Pain Relievers for Hooves
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    We hope you enjoy this weeks' blog from Gwen. You may be interested in these alternate views on treating laminitis. These ideas are quite different to the traditional methods of...

    Soggy Hooves Can Still Be Healthy Hooves

    Soggy Hooves Can Still Be Healthy Hooves
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    I've gotten a few "what can I do!?!?" questions lately about soggy hooves. Hooves on horses that stand in wet condition all the time. I guess 'tis the season for...

    Filtering Water Can Stop OnGoing Hoof Issues

    Filtering Water Can Stop OnGoing Hoof Issues
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    Does your horse have hoof issues? Does your horse have skin issues? Does your horse have weight issues? Does your horse have issues shedding a winter coat? Does your horse have behavioral issues? DO YOU FILTER YOUR WATER? If you answered *Yes* to any of the above questions and *No* to the last question, you'll want to...
    Does your horse have hoof issues? Does your horse have skin issues? Does your horse have weight issues? Does your horse have issues shedding a winter coat? Does your horse...

    Teeth 'n' Hooves

    Teeth 'n' Hooves
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    This past week I was privileged to be able to observe some HUGE differences in the movement of a horse and his body positioning after having his teeth attended to by a Natural Balance Dentist. (NBD)The changes were so profound that two others who were also observing made appointments immediately following for their own horses. They, too, experienced ginormous differences in their horses!
    What do the horse's teeth have to do with the hooves, you ask? ALOT! This past week I was privileged to be able to observe some HUGE differences in the...

    Understanding the Equine Foot - The Final Video of this Series

    Understanding the Equine Foot - The Final Video of this Series
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    "Recognizing hoof distortions in laminitis and founder. Learn how to recognize the _signs_ long before your horse goes completely lame. Understanding how the whole foot not just the coffin bone rotates, and what to look for. What is a laminar wedge, how it can ultimately destroy the foot, is you don't see it developing." -- Linda J. Harris
     "Recognizing hoof distortions in laminitis and founder. Learn how to recognize the _signs_ long before your horse goes completely lame. Understanding how the whole foot not just the coffin bone...

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