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  • Horse grumpy with hind shoes

 
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    09-18-2009, 11:28 AM
  #11
mls
Trained
A kick from an unshod hoof can cause just as much damage as a shod hoof. Especially if there are any ragged edges on the hoof.
     
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    09-18-2009, 04:40 PM
  #12
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3 out of the 4 horses in my field have back shoes. They are required for the work they do but NONE are kickers so it is not a problem. A shoe with studs definitely does alot of damage and if I was in a field with a known kicker I would complain about wearing back shoes.
     
    09-18-2009, 05:02 PM
  #13
Green Broke
There is a rule at the barn a board at that the horses in the paddocks with other boarders horses are not allowed to have hind shoes, because even if the horse isnt a kicker, they get palying or if one horse gets grumpy in can be dangorous. A shoe can really do damage, its almost like iron knuckles if you know what those are.
     
    09-18-2009, 05:03 PM
  #14
Green Broke
Hope to scrapes on your horse heal quickly :)
     

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