A 5 yo Hanoverian/TB X gelding

Shoes were removed in December ’08.  The images represent his progress over the course of the next 5 months.

Left Front Foot

  Dec082lf      Mar09lf   

         Fig. 1                                                              Fig. 2

  Apr09lf          May09lf

       Fig. 3                                                              Fig. 4

    The long toe is progressively coming back into better proportion.

A better hoof/ pastern alignment is visible in the subsequent views.

Right Hind Foot

      Dec081rh    RH Apr 09
           Fig. 1                                                                Fig. 2
Too high heel resulting in steep hoof/pastern alignment improving.
      Apr098rh      May091rh
            Fig. 1                                                                    Fig. 2
Flare is being reduced and medial and lateral walls and inside high condition is improving.


The horse has started to compete at unrecognized Combined Tests, and is doing well.