October 18th, 20th, 25th and 27 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm
Interested persons can go to the Pacific Hoof Care Practitioners website and click on the Clinic Schedule to get details on signing up, course content and payment.
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This is the presentation given by Dr. Nielsen on Equine Metabolic Syndrome (insulin resistance) and Cushing's disease for the Functional Hoof Conference 2014 in Australia.
The hooves in the photo are of wild horses - their feet completely untouched by anyone
Many horse owners wonder if their horse(s) can go barefoot, or even should. It is a well-accepted fact among top equine podiatrists that being barefoot is, in general, healthier than being shod. The purpose of this article, however, is not to debate shod versus barefoot, but to give you the results of my journey into natural hoof care.