The Complete Horseshoeing Guide
by Robert F. Wiseman
Pages: 304 pages
Edition: 2nd. Edition edition (April 15, 1995)
Here for experts, beginners, and do-it-yourself horse owners is all the information necessary to the modern farrier’s art of horseshoeing. In this second edition Robert Wiseman describes and illustrates not only basic shoeing techniques but also special shoeing procedures for the American Saddlebred, Quarter Horse, draft horse, parade horse, and race horse, among others. Hoof diseases and defects that cause lameness and sometimes complete disability are clearly defined, with instructions for the corrective shoeing methods necessary to each ailment. A specialized section on metalwork and handmade shoes will appeal to the devotee.
All we need to know about horseshoeing.
ToolsTheir Care and Use
The Horseshoer and People
The Horseshoer and Horses
Handling Rough Horses
Diseases, Injuries, and Other Ailments
Physical Disorders and Gait Defects
Horseshoes and Horse Traders
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