Hoof knowledge and hoof care expertise is available near you in Missouri. Contact the local Farriers Association to find yours. To enjoy the fertile prairies for a trail ride or any horse event in Missouri, consider asking your farrier to explain exactly how he trims for medial-lateral balance. Your horse’s hoof conformation is important to a safe and long riding career.
Missouri farriers are a wealth of education.They understand that various factors affect hoof growth. Factors such as genetics, age, nutrition, environment and exercise.Your farrier can review these factors and get a good sense of your horse’s hoof growth, the conditions surrounding your horse, and how often they should visit your barn.