Wyoming has rugged terrain that requires a farrier's expertise to deliver the best options for your horse’s optimal hoof care. Although lower in population than most states (only about 100,000 horses) Wyoming is rich in equine activities from rodeo to dude ranching. The Wyoming National Farriers Association will help you locate a professional in your area.
Wyoming hoof care can include a number of choices. Each horse is different and has different needs. Some owners prefer to maintain the horse's hooves barefoot, some use Natural Balance techniques and some use a variety of techniques traditionally offered by farriers to maintain their horse's hooves. The right choice may be confusing. A professional farrier can help direct you in the right decision