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Booting, Casting, Shoe Removal & Power Tools
This clinic fulfills the Beginning Booting and Shoe Removal clinic requirement for PHCP students.
How to fit and use a wide variety of boots including all of the EasyCare boots, Scoot
Boots, Renegades, Soft Rides, Cavallo, Equine Fusion etc. based on performance, rehab or rider needs.
How and when to use hoof casting
Which padding options to utilize for various pathologies and rehab needs
How to perform modifications and repairs to boots
Safety with a grinder
Trimming hooves with power tools
Shoe removal for ease and comfort to both horse and trimmer
Casting and booting on live horses
Meals will be provided.
If possible, students should bring their own tools (gloves, apron, nippers, rasp, knife, hoof pick and stand) but we will have some to share if need be especially for those flying.
Contact Jeannean Mercuri for further clinic information as well as travel recommendations and available lodging.
PayPal payment to firstname.lastname@example.org or send checks to:
The Hoof Fairy LLC
103 Woodlot Rd
Ridge, NY 11961
Please note that there is a $75 deposit requirement to reserve your spot in the clinic. If there are not enough attendees and the clinic is cancelled, deposits will be refunded immediately. If you cancel, your reservation fee is non refundable, no exceptions.