The Barefoot Horse Magazine October 10, 2017

 

Whether you’re thinking of making changes to your horse’s feet, transitioning to barefoot, or are experiencing foot problems with your horse, it’s important to keep in mind that there is a direct connection between your horse’s feet and his body. Whenever changes are made to the feet there are going to be changes to some degree in the way the horse moves and uses his muscles. Changes in the way the leg moves or the foot lands will cause the horse to use new muscles or use the same muscles to be used in different ways, or both. Compensating for a sore foot or feet also affects your horse’s muscles and the way he uses his body…

 

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