Shoeing for Performance
|SIZE:||235 x 165 mm|
|INSIDE:||102 photographs & diagrams|
In the sound and lame horse
Now extensively updated to include various changes that have occurred in farriery over recent years, this highly informative book aims to help the horse owner to understand the reasons why a horse is shod in a particular manner. Emphasising the importance of a good working relationship between the farrier, the horse owner and the Veterinary surgeon, it explains the anatomy and physiology of the limbs and detailed chapters on the causes and treatments of lower limb lameness and specialised showing for different sports, Shoeing for Performance is essential reading for any owner who expects the best from his horse.