Tag Archives: nail bind

Why do horses go lame after shoeing?

I’d like to make a list of the reasons why horses go lame after shoeing I would appreciated if you can think of any (the obvious or even the more obscure ones are all needed) please post in the comments … Continue reading

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How high should the farrier put the nails?

Q: Hi David. My friend’s farrier says that nails should always be put in ‘as high as possible’, but my farrier says this is completely incorrect. What is your view on this? Nellie, Manawatu Answer: Thanks for your question. “As … Continue reading

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