Please help me fix my mare's feet

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health > Hoof Care

Please help me fix my mare's feet

This is a discussion on Please help me fix my mare's feet within the Hoof Care forums, part of the Horse Health category
  • Please help me fix my toes
  • My mare

LinkBack Thread Tools
    04-12-2012, 05:15 PM
Please help me fix my mare's feet

These are pictures I had in my phone that I cropped so I apologize for the poor quality, but please let me know what you think I can/need to do to help her feet. My farrier is already working on them, but I am trying to get more ideas and input from others as well.

Also, he said she is flat footed.... what are ya'll's suggestions to fix that???

The first 3 pics are when I got her and the last 2 are shortly after I had her feet trimmed for the first time......



Sponsored Links
    04-12-2012, 08:20 PM
I would have her trimmed at least 6-7 weeks in the summer and I ususally change to 8 weeks in the winter because they don't grow as fast. I keep front shoes on her because she is tender soled from the laminitis. She is outside 24/7 with a grazing muzzle. I give her formula 707, flax seed, hoof supplement and vita-flex power. If you keep up with the hoof supplement and keep her trimmed you should start seeing positive changes in a few weeks. It takes a year to totally grow out a crack

flat foot, hoof care, hoof problems

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mare's Colour? jessicapworkman Horse Colors and Genetics 13 07-30-2011 05:30 AM
My mare's back is out? APHAforlife Horse Health 2 07-17-2011 09:35 PM
What do you think of my mare's conformation? breemyster Horse Pictures 4 06-17-2011 03:03 PM
An Old Mare's Fire PerchiesKisses Trail Riding 1 05-03-2011 11:32 AM
My mare's boyfriend! crackrider Horse Pictures 6 04-04-2007 11:40 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:31 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0