Explaining barefoot to the farrier .......

daisysp8

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:giggle:
 

Claire1605

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Luckily he's not bad looking either (even if he is northern:wink:) and I can't understand him half the time :bounce:

He is a bit young for me though :giggle:
 
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pinkheather

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Nice Picture but the hammer needs to be bigger for belting them in the ribs when they dont stand.
 

sjp1

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Now, now! Not all farriers are thick and like barbarians! Just remember, some horses don't find barefoot easy!
 

fairlady

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ACTUALLY ...........I think somebody has drawn the Man of my Dreams:giggle:

I have a farrier who 'trims'............He reckons I would be crazy to put shoes on either of mine, he is a
'Podiatrist' apparently so I am told...........whatever that is ?
 
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At that point my farrier would get out his horses leg he made out of bones, string and elastic and give the girl a lecture...shoe annoying child and trim pony or more likely unless tea and chocolate biscuits were on offer get in his truck and drive off into the distance!!!! :bounce: :bounce:
 

Lot1983

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Nice Picture but the hammer needs to be bigger for belting them in the ribs when they dont stand.

My horse was hit by a well known barefoot trimmer, so it's not just a farrier thing. (She was sacked before the next trim, after which with new trimmer horse came fully sound...)

My New Farrier was actually perfectly happy to keep Hens barefoot but I asked for fronts to go on.
 
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