It does take a lot more effort than I originally expected, but I see a lot of opportunity to share things, like this nice job I put on this amazing animal. Let me explain… I’m waiting for another render to complete. It should be posted tomorrow, in the meantime, I wanted to go on about…Continue reading →
I was sitting around Sunday evening relaxing; thinking about what to get done around the farm with a bit of extra time this week. Then a text came in with the question. “Can you shoe an extra 15-20 horses this week?” Sometimes things just work out. I admit, I was ready for some standing upright,…Continue reading →
It’s more than usual, that’s for sure. The heat and humidity has been intense and I’ve been adding a lot of forge and grinder to sweeten up the farrier stank. This is nothing new, of course. August is always this way. This has no bearing on anything, but I like to watch the weather in…Continue reading →
The veterinarian recommended rim pads for this horse. He is generally foot sore and needs a little bit of protection for his hooves.
I fell down like an old fat man and busted my shoulder. I can probably change my shirt today, but I don’t know about working on left hooves.Continue reading →
The majority of the time, I hot fit. This horse is unlikely to stick around if I try it on him, therefore cold shod will do.