Does the Tree Fit the Shape of My Horse’s Back?
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Does the Tree Fit the Shape of My Horse’s Back?

Does the Tree Fit the Shape of My Horse’s Back? Dr. Kerry Ridgeway Take time to educate yourself because an ill-fitted tree will cause permanent, long-term damage to your horse. And there are no pads, shims, adjusting, nor gadgets that will make it right if it is the wrong shaped tree for that horse! The…

correcting long toe, low heel foot conformation
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correcting long toe, low heel foot conformation

Correcting low heel, long toe syndrome Dr. Kerry Ridgway Introduction The commonly observed condition where the heel of one front foot is higher than the other has ramifications that extend well beyond the effects on the foot itself. This condition is also observed in the hind feet, though less frequently. However, because of limitations and…