the normal hoof grows in what duration
from the coronet to sole at toe how long does it take
hoof grows from what
Hoof pastern axis is what degree in the front feet
hoof pastern axis in the rear is how many degrees?
what is the shape of the hoofs from the front and back
what are 4 tools listed in the ppt to remove shoes
1. shoe puller
2. clinch cutter
4. nail puller
next side of card will have pix of shoe puller
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
is this normal or abnormal ?
NORMAL:) this is the polished area
what is the hoof mechanism all about?
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.
name these instruments...well they are alredy labled.lol
what are 3 hoof trimming instruments listed
1. hoof nippers
3. hoof knifes
what horse breed has a longer toe that increases the stride length
the standard breed
what are some instrumetns listed to put on shoes
2. horse shoe
4. clinch block
5. alligator clncer
where do you put the nail in the horse shoe
in the white line
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 :(
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
what does the alligator clincher do?
it tightens nail closer to hoof capsule
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
if you raise the heel area n look at the DDFT, does it decrease or increase the navicular pressure?
rocker toe shoe with elevated heels. rocker toe faciliates break over. What does break over mean?
shoe lifts off ground
what are some c/s with solar abscess( pododermatitis) , puncture wounds
2. thumping digital pulse
3. draining tract at coroonary band
what are some diagnostic things we could do for pododermatitis
1. hoof testers
2. sterile probe in drianing tract
what are some tx for pododermamtits
1. establish drainage
3. antiseptic solution
when you have a puncture wound what must you tell the owner?
tell the o to keep it in place until you get there
what is thrush
degenerative condition of the frog
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
what is this a pix of?
oh its already labled.lol
what is the defintion of chornic lamititis
chronic after 48hrs of continual pain of when rotation of the distal phalanx occurs
what are some clincial symptoms with chronic lamaits
shifitng weight to hind feet
unwilling ot walk
sinking in at c oronary band
non parallel growth rings
what is this a pix of?
what is a c/s of
what is obel grade 1
no lameness at walk, short stilted gait at trot
what is obel grade 2
stilted gait at walk, foot can be lifted
what is obel grade 3
reluctatnt to walk, resists lifting foot
what is obel grade 4
refuses to move, may become recumbent
normal bone remodeling is aka
what are some tx for chronic laminits
dorsal hoof wall resectioin
heart ba shoe
reversed horse shoe