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    11-11-2013, 06:52 PM
Question tender feet

What can I do to make my horses feet tougher she is tender footed. I do shoes on the front during the summer and boots on the front in the winter. She is tender on fron and back.
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    11-11-2013, 07:06 PM
Basically, boot or pad to protect & support her feet. There are many reasons she may be sore, from diet, environment, wet ground, bad/insufficient trimming, too rough trails for what she's used to, thrush/infection... So need more info to give you any more specifics. Hoof pics(see link below) would also be helpful.

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