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    From shod to barefoot

From shod to barefoot

There are many reasons to transition your horse from shod to barefoot. Horses kept in a herd environment may not be shod to decrease the risk of injuries. We know traditional horseshoes can affect the natural hoof mechanism. Traveling barefoot on surfaces encourages sole, frog and heel growth and improves the overall quality of the hoof. These reasons are valid when wanting to ditch she shoes. But how do we transition our horses from one to the other? Let´s answer some of the most common questions.

What does it take?

What to expect?

What if it doesn´t work?

What to consider

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