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My friend's horse has no frogs on her hooves. She is limping very often. Is there anything my friend could do to help the frogs come back?My friend's horse has no frogs on her hooves. She is limping very often. Is there anything my friend could do to help the frogs come back?

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Scott Brock answers shoeing questions

We have a Quarter horse that has navicular. She wears an eggbar shoe. What else do we need to do? She is a barrel and pole horse. We give her bute. It seems to me like she is shod wrong; like the shoe is lying on the naviclear bone. Please advise.We have a Quarter horse that has navicular. She wears an eggbar shoe. What else do we need to do? She is a barrel and pole horse. We give her bute. It seems to me like she is shod wrong; like the shoe is lying on the naviclear bone. Please advise.

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Quarter cracks

I have an 8 yr old thoroughbred gelding. I noticed a couple of weeks ago that he has a crack at the top of the hoof that starts at the heel and is working its way toward the front of the hoof. The crack is running parallel to the ...I have an 8 yr old thoroughbred gelding. I noticed a couple of weeks ago that he has a crack at the top of the hoof that starts at the heel and is working its way toward the front of the hoof. The crack is running parallel to the ...

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Baby feet

What age should I have my colts hooves first trimmed or checked and how often?What age should I have my colts hooves first trimmed or checked and how often?

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Resents hoofs broken out

I have been using pine tar on the hooves of my quarter horse for conditioning. Also, been giving coat suppliments which contain biotin.I have been using pine tar on the hooves of my quarter horse for conditioning. Also, been giving coat suppliments which contain biotin.

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Sole bruising

I have had some problems with my horses having excessive bruising. The one is a two year old colt that I have raised. The only time he is on gravel is crossing my driveway and we make sure his feet have been picked upon returning to the barn. He has had several bad absesses. We keep him shod also.I have had some problems with my horses having excessive bruising. The one is a two year old colt that I have raised. The only time he is on gravel is crossing my driveway and we make sure his feet have been picked upon returning to the barn. He has had several bad absesses. We keep him shod also.

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Replacement on borium on shoe

I live near Toronto Ontario, Canada. We own a 15 yr old Arab mare who is riden for recreation only. In the winter we have our farrier put borium on the shoes for traction. Where do you suggest placing the borium...I live near Toronto Ontario, Canada. We own a 15 yr old Arab mare who is riden for recreation only. In the winter we have our farrier put borium on the shoes for traction. Where do you suggest placing the borium...

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Cracked hoof

I have a Morgan gelding that I brought down from New England 3 1/2 years age. He was shod as a 3 year old.Now at 7 years old, he has been barefoot 4 years as a Florida ...I have a Morgan gelding that I brought down from New England 3 1/2 years age. He was shod as a 3 year old.Now at 7 years old, he has been barefoot 4 years as a Florida ...

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Minor Hoof Correction

My weanling is slightly splayed in the front. What is the best way to correct this?My weanling is slightly splayed in the front. What is the best way to correct this?

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Barefoot in the winter?

My farrier is avidly against taking off any horse's shoes for the winter. I have a two year old that likes to get out in the pasture all year round and I thought it might be easier for him ...My farrier is avidly against taking off any horse's shoes for the winter. I have a two year old that likes to get out in the pasture all year round and I thought it might be easier for him ...

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