The Equine Foot -- Form and Function

There is an adage that is as old as the modern-day horse. It goes something like this: No foot, no horse. My late father, who could pick out a minute leg or foot unsoundness at a glance, used to lecture his young son about the importance of good feet and legs in a horse. "The feet and legs," he would say, "are kind of like the foundation of a house. I don't care how pretty or how nice that

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