Do you wonder if the cracks in your horse’s hooves are normal? Do you wonder what causes them and what to do about them? This video by SmartPak covers everything you need to know about hoof cracks in horses.
If you’re anything like me, you spend an inordinate amount of time examining your horses’ hooves and wondering if you should be concerned about that hairline crack you just noticed or if it’s benign.
In this video, SmartPak’s Hoof Health Consultant, Danvers Child CJF, disusses everything you ever wanted to know about hoof cracks in horses. Whether you’re dealing with chronically dry and cracked feet or just want to know what’s considered normal, Danvers explains it all.
Also covered in this video are common fixes for hoof cracks and what you should expect with each mend.
Now that you’re armed with this knowledge, go forth with confidence. And go riding!