Sheared Heels: Nature or Nurture?

Have you ever paid attention to the way people walk? Some are pigeon-toed, others are "duck-footed." Some wear the insides of their shoe heels; others do just the opposite. Yet, most are perfectly "sound" and healthy.

The same principle is true for most horses, asserts farrier Rob Sigafoos of the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, where he specializes i

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