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1

the normal hoof grows in what duration

4-6weeks

2

from the coronet to sole at toe how long does it take

1yr

3

hoof grows from what

perioplic corium

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4

Hoof pastern axis is what degree in the front feet

50%

5

hoof pastern axis in the rear is how many degrees?

55

6

what is the shape of the hoofs from the front and back

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7

what are 4 tools listed in the ppt to remove shoes

1. shoe puller

2. clinch cutter

3. hammer

4. nail puller

8

next side of card will have pix of shoe puller

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9

what are some steps he mentioned to remove a shoe

1. open nail clinchers. the nail is bent so mamke the nails straight

2. pull shoe off

3. evulate the shoe polished area. this is suppose to be there

4. when fairer done re-evualte

10

is this normal or abnormal ?

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NORMAL:) this is the polished area

11

what is the hoof mechanism all about?

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when the horses heel in on the ground so when the horse is weight bearing the heel expands. when the horse lifts the hoof off the ground the heel contracts. the contraction is suppose to help with the circulation back to the heart.

12

name these instruments...well they are alredy labled.lol

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13

what are 3 hoof trimming instruments listed

1. hoof nippers

2. rasp

3. hoof knifes

14

what horse breed has a longer toe that increases the stride length

the standard breed

15

what are some instrumetns listed to put on shoes

1. nails

2. horse shoe

3. hammer

4. clinch block

5. alligator clncer

6. rasp

16

where do you put the nail in the horse shoe

in the white line

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17

what is nail bound

the shoe fairer put the  nail in improperly and the nail becomes bent. After a day the horse becomes lame. The horse doesnt react to the nail at first so you dont know. the horse ends up getting pressure on senstive laminae. ....sad days for the horse :(

18

when putting in a nail the tip must stick out a lil then the nail must be ent immediately, then the tip is cut off....T/F

TRUE

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19

what does the alligator clincher do?

 

it tightens nail closer to hoof capsule

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20

if you rasie the toe area, you get a sharper bend around the naviular bone with the DDFT this thus incrases or decreases pressure in the navicular bone?

it increases pressure......no bueno

21

if you raise the heel area n look at the DDFT, does it decrease or increase the navicular pressure?

decreases

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22

rocker toe shoe with elevated heels. rocker toe faciliates break over. What does break over mean?

shoe lifts off ground

23

what are some c/s with solar abscess( pododermatitis) , puncture wounds

1. lameness

2. thumping digital pulse

3. draining tract at coroonary band

4. swelling

24

what are some diagnostic things we could do for pododermatitis

1. hoof testers

2. sterile probe in drianing tract

3. xrays

25

what are some tx for pododermamtits

1. establish drainage

2. tetanus

3. antiseptic solution

4. bandage

26

when you have a puncture wound what must you tell the owner?

tell the o to keep it in place until you get there

27

what is thrush

degenerative condition of the frog

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28

cs of thrush is blk d/c in sulci of frog, fetid odor. what is the tx?

removal of all loose horn, casutic agents are copper sulfate

29

what is this a pix of?

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oh its already labled.lol

30

what is the defintion of chornic lamititis

chronic after 48hrs of continual pain  of when rotation of the distal phalanx occurs

31

what are some clincial symptoms with chronic lamaits

shifitng weight to hind feet

unwilling ot walk

sinking in at c oronary band

sole abscess

non parallel growth rings

32

what is this a pix of?

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chornic lamnitits

33

what is a c/s of

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chronic laminints

34

what is obel grade 1

no lameness at walk, short stilted gait at trot

35

what is obel grade 2

stilted gait at walk, foot can be lifted

36

what is obel grade 3

reluctatnt to walk, resists lifting foot

37

what is obel grade 4

refuses to move, may become recumbent

38

normal bone remodeling is aka

ski tips

39

what are some tx for chronic laminits

dorsal hoof wall resectioin

heart ba shoe

reversed horse shoe

ddft