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Hoof Growth - What Helps and What Hurts

  • Some horse's feet grow fast, others very slowly
  • Learn what you can do to help improve your horse's hoof quality
  • Avoid lameness with proper hoof care
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Today's glossary term

Effleurage

A soothing stroking movement with an open flat hand.

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Horses between the age of 2-1/2 and 4-1/2 should have their teeth checked frequently (every 2 or 3 months). "Baby" teeth that are not properly shed (called caps) may cause impacted teeth.

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