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Part 4. Hooves










TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE


- Why do you think foals need to walk as soon as they are born?

- Who should do the first examination of a new born?



Check this video learning for golden slippers:






TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE


- How soon can the farrier come and check the hooves?

- Should the mother be around when the farrier is checking a foal’s feet?


Videos, Cute foals in action:







TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE


- What do we call male and female yearlings?

- What would be the ideal schedule of a farrier visit in the barn?

- How often would horses like us to clean their feet?




TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE:


- How can the turnout condition affect your horses hoof?

- What can we do to reduce the risk of hoof injuries?

- If you see that a horse has a soft sole, what could be the issue?




TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE:


- You notice your horse’s hooves need trimming, what should you do?

- Your horse lost a shoe, what should you do?




Video: Ada Gates - 1st female certified Farrier in US horse industry:


Video of an experienced Farrier:

Video "If horses were people" :)




TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE:

- Why is hoof care important for horses?

- What happens if horses hooves are not trimmed?


Video knowledge: Neglected Pony Hooves Were So Long He Couldn't Walk





Video learning, how to Assessing digital pulses in horses:



Exercise at home:

- Watch videos of horses in different weather conditions and understand how important is hoof management.

Exercise at the stables:

- Watch horses and observe what kid of hooves they have, are they good in condition or they need farrier attention.



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