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A Modern Look At ... THE HOOF: Morphology ~ Measurement ~ by Monique Craig

By Monique Craig

a contemporary examine ... THE HOOF

Keeping horses cozy and sound could be a advanced and sometimes occasions annoying approach not just for the landlord, but in addition for hoof care pros. the writer begun her studying trip out of non-public frustration with those matters. Her objective was once at the start simply to locate options for her personal horses. finally her hoof study supplied effects appropriate to each horse. A needs to for somebody (owners, running shoes, trimmers, farriers, and veterinarians) wishing to be well-versed within the hoof, readers will for sure achieve new insights from this ebook on themes now not present in different hoof similar guides. This booklet is a brand new examine the hoof, concentrating on an in depth examine its morphology (shape) and serve as, and discussing implications for the way the hoof might be trimmed and cared for. the knowledge is subsidized up with the presentation of actual measurements from millions of horses’ hooves, in addition to examples painstakingly accrued over the author’s 20 12 months involvement with trimming the hoof. This e-book includes over three hundred colour photographs, many with measurements and annotations, and should be a superb addition in your hoof care resources.

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