2022-2023 University Catalog 
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2022-2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EQU 416 - Hoof Rehabilitation

3 Credits

This course further explores the implication and concerns of establishing and maintaining a barefoot lifestyle. The student will explore the difficulties inherent in the process of transitioning from shod to bare, while developing confidence in the basic trimming skills. Advanced techniques are applied to foster the rehabilitation of deformed or damaged hooves. Best business practices for careers in hoof trimming are addressed. The course will stress safety and concern for the hoof trimmer's health throughout. Tool purchase is required.
Prerequisites: EQU 315  or equivalent.