No Hoof No Horse (May 2016)

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The phrase “no hoof no horse” suggests that horses need healthy feet in order to survive. I think the phrase understates the rich complexity of the equine pump that pushes blood from the hoof up the cannon bone, and back to the heart (it is also said that a horse has five hearts). As a horse owner, hoof care practitioner, … Read More