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|Iowa's Master Hoof Care Program graduates five|
|News - Progressive Events|
|Friday, 03 September 2010 14:12|
Participants were Cameron Eaker, Jerome Rondy, Paul Molesky, Jeff Hoeger and William Klok.
Trimming techniques are designed to correct claw horn overgrowth without over-trimming, balance weight bearing within and between the claws of each foot, and finally, create a stable weight bearing surface on all claws.
Participants received instruction in knife sharpening techniques and the treatment of lameness disorders including the proper application of foot blocks for relief of weight bearing in diseased or injured claws.