Brevard County Horse News
Equestrian Activities and Events on the Space Coast
Dec 3, 2017
Great Ideas for Christmas Gifts
Nov 28, 2017
25% Off At Stateline Tack
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Take advantage of this great sale for your holiday shopping for horse lovers. This is a unique opportunity to save big and get just the right gift for your favorite equestrian. Find horse tack, horse supplies, horse accessories, horse apparel, horse saddles, horse bags, horse blankets and sheets, horse footwear, horse halters and leads, horse harness, horse pest control, horse hoof care, hoof care, and horse supplements More info...
Oct 30, 2017
5 Ways to Encourage Bare Hooves on Horses
Horseshoe-free hoof proponents can be very enthusiastic and are often devoutly committed to the theory of “natural is best.”
Often, natural is best. However, shaming people for putting shoes on their horses doesn’t fix anything, nor does discrediting farriers who are just trying to help keep horses sound.
The reasons for the prevalence of shoeing in modern horses is more complicated than many assume. It is rarely a simple issue of horse owners “being lazy” about their horse’s hoof care, nor is it about farriers trying to extract more money by putting shoes on every horse. (In fact, many farriers prefer trims because they’re faster, easier on the body, and require less supplies). More info...
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