I recently rescued my TB, August, & when I got him he was a mess! (he still is a mess health wise) But one of the bigger issues that I have with his health is that his hooves are extremely short & when he walks on hard ground, like cement, he hobbles uncomfortably. I have tested his feet & I think he may be developing an abscess in every one of his hooves because he is so sensitive. I have put a call into my farrier to come out & see him but I wanted to get as much advice as possible. Should I put shoes on him to make him more comfortable walking around or what?! Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.