Horse Health Matters®

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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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I never had a friend till I started riding.Ella

Today's glossary term

Gallop

The fastest natural horse gait. A four beat gait as seen in classic horse races.

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Use rubber stall mats over concrete breezeways in your barn to prevent horses from slipping and falling, especially when shod.

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