What is hoof thrush?

Answer Foot thrush is a disease found on the bottom of an animal's foot and is particularly prevalent in horses. It is identified by a dark black liquid on the sides of the frog of the foot. Thrush causes... Read More »

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How to Treat Hoof Thrush?

Thrush is a common fungus that arises when horse hooves have been subjected to a lot of moisture or contact with wastes that contain moisture. It smells and can sometimes becomes extremely bad. Min... Read More »

Symptoms of Thrush in a Horse Hoof?

Thrush is a common hoof ailment in horses, especially during wet or muddy seasons in which horses may be standing around on moist ground for much of the time. A few symptoms will tip you off to the... Read More »

Cow Hoof Trimming?

Preventative cow hoof trimming can help reduce lameness and claw diseases. The University of Kentucky recommends trimming dairy cow hooves two to three times a year, especially if cows are primaril... Read More »

How to Make Hoof Oil?

Hoof oil holds a very important place within the horse's grooming routine. It is used to moisturise, as well as to harden the hoof to prevent breakage. Since it is also expensive, why not make your... Read More »