Inside this video, you will learn techniques to add lateral support to a Mustad LiBero Hind shoe: Grant Moon demonstrates shoe modification of a Libero shoe that includes a double fullered outside branch and con...Read more
In this Road to Calgary video, Grant Moon walks us through the steps to forging the final of the Eliminator Classic. During the 2013 World Championship Blacksmiths’ Competition, the fifteen competitors’ have forged a 3/4 fullered heartbar shoe to fit a foot model provided.
Steve Kraus, Head of Farrier Services at Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Sciences, explains the best way to find a quality and qualified farrier for your horse (courtesy of Dressage4Kids):
Using a rigorously scientific approach, Meike van Heel demonstrates why for Equi-Librium Aluminum the absence of a steel insert in the toe area is a great advantage for the better of the horse and it doesn’t affect the shoe wear pattern. Download the free paper here...Read more
A study performed by our Innovation Manager Meike van Heel finds that rolled-toe shoe model improves breakover smoothness and lessens impact and loading. Mustad Equi-Librium(TM) were the first example in the market of horseshoes bult upon this scientific evidence. Download the study here
Horses are masters in balance compensation, that’s true. However, a farrier can make a horse’s life a little easier with proper trimming. This study performed by Meike van Heel shows how Mustad Equi-Librium shoes allow a proper balance, so the center of pressure is located around the centre of the hoof. Download the study here