Hoof Care (# SIM150)
Denise Capps has been a Farrier for over 20 years. She is certified with the American Farrier Association and has continued her education throughout the years. She works with all types of horses and has extensive knowledge of Miniatures and Ponies. Cindy Coffman adds her own questions and concerns while visiting with Denise during the DVD.
Denise goes into great depth on trimming your mini and pony in this 2 DVD set with over two and a half hours of hoof care information. Denise details the anatomy of the hoof and explains proper angles and measurements. She shows you how to analyze and measure the hoof. She explains the different Farrier tools and how to use them properly. You can work right along with her as you trim your horses hooves. Denise talks about everything from nutrition to founder.
She shows three styles of trimming: broodmare and/or pasture horse, halter horse and driving horse. Every horse must be analyzed to determine what their particular needs are and how best to address them. Denise details how the hoof should look and how you need to manage each style of horse.
This is an extremely informative DVD and whether you are trimming your own horses hooves or use a Farrier’s services, you will know what to expect and how it should be correctly done. Two hours and 39 minutes.