Who invented the horse shoe?

Answer It is not precisely know who or when horse shoeing was invented; however, books on the subject are written by Gesner and date as far back as 1551. J.P. Mgnin was quoted as saying in 1865, "Place t... Read More »

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How to Shoe a Horse?

What to do when the farrier is out of town - ten easy steps to shoeing your horse on your own.

How to Help Your Horse if He Has Lost a Shoe?

A healthy, shod hoofIf your horse has thrown (lost) a shoe, it's important to act quickly if you want to keep the hoof in good shape and the horse sound. It's pretty easy:

Horse Shoe Throwing Techniques?

Horseshoe throwing, or pitching, is a practiced technique. Beginning during the Roman Empire, soldiers played with shoes from their horses for recreation. According to the National Horseshoe Pitche... Read More »

How to Make a Horse Shoe Wreath?

Horseshoe-shaped wreaths are traditionally used as a display at a memorial service, and created using fresh flowers. Although you could purchase a horseshoe wreath from a florist's shop, they can o... Read More »