Radiographs for the Farrier

Radiographs for the Farrier

Radiology of the equine foot is a great tool for Equine Veterinarians to diagnose various injuries and diseases such as laminitis, fractures, ringbone, navicular disease, bone spurs and wall separation.  Radiographs (x-rays) are also beneficial for a farrier to use as...
Quick guide to common hoof problems

Quick guide to common hoof problems

PROBLEM THRUSH DESCRIPTION Evident by a foul smell coming from the underside of the hoof, with a black paste like material in the grooves of the frog area. Can be sensitive to touch when active CAUSE Thrush is a bacterial infection caused by excessive bacteria in the...