ROSS SHOEING THE DRAUGHT SHOW HORSES

ROSS SHOEING OUR OWN HORSES

 Until Recently Ross did all his own shoeing leading up to the show then for the final shoeing he has an offsider who helps him. 

Hot Shoeing, shoe is placed in the forge
Once very hot the shoe is shaped to the shape of the horses hoof
Placing the shoe on the front hoof
Checking the shoe is the correct shape
Mare is happy standing in shoeing stocks while having her feet done
shoe being nailed on the hoof
Once nailed onto the hoof the nails are checked and filed back