Originally Posted by skyesrider
That makes a lot of sense Appyt - that the mud is not pulling off the shoes! We do have a farrier at my barn that does the natural horse "shoeing". I am really considering trying it. Does anyone know how long it takes for the bare foot "shoe" to actually be built up enough that the horse gets comfort from it? I know that when my current farrier works on her that he trims her before he puts on the new shoe. So would he use the "trim" that he would noramally take off to start to the natural "shoe"?
Huh? Never heard of it. Please explain, or even post pics. I would love to learn something new.