May 13-17, 2022 Hands-On Workshop Daisy Haven Farm Parkesburg, PA
Lecture on Hoof Theory-Function-Anatomy and Case Studies, Demos, and Participant Hands-on Trimming, Reading the Hoof, and Glue-on Composite Shoeing!
Day 1: LECTURE DAY Discussion of the Horse and the Foot: Anatomy, Structure and Function X-ray Comparisons: External and Internal Hoof Relationships Where’s P3: Test Your Skills on Placing P3 Inside the Hoof Capsule Detailed Case Study Presentation: Photos, X-rays, and Videos Whole Horse Approach to Hoof Care: Postural Rehabilitation Day 2: DEMO DAY Live Horses: Assessment, Mapping, Radiographs and Trimming Day 3: HANDS ON DAY Hands-on for Participants on Cadaver Feet X-ray Evaluation of Cadaver Feet: Evaluation and Discussion on Assessing Hoof Distortions and Reading the Foot Hoof Mapping: Finding Reliable External Landmarks and Comparing to Internal Anatomy Tool Use and Comparison of Different Trim Applications Day 4: GLUE-ON COMPOSITE SHOE DAY Learn how different glues work and how to be successful gluing composite shoes Live Horse Demonstrations Day 5: GLUE-ON COMPOSITE SHOE HANDS-ON DAY Hands-on for Participants Glueing-On Cadavers
Daisy is a dynamic person who loves to mentor, teach and cheerlead those around her. Her passion is helping horses live their best lives through providing and teaching hoof care in a truly integrative whole horse platform. Daisy has been a farrier practicing around the world for 18 years, and supports horses who need more intensive interventions on site at Daisy Haven Farm in Pennsylvania as well. In 2009 Daisy started teaching hoof educational courses and since then travels the US and abroad teaching and speaking about the horse and hoof. More recently, Daisy has taken a lot of her educational content to online platforms due to social distancing and quarantine restrictions with Covid-19. She is glad to be able to get back to in person workshops and continue the virtual courses as well.
Kimi Bunetta Hoof Care Provider
Highly Recommended Course. Easy to Understand, Informative, Very Well Organized. The Course is Full of Practical and Valuable for Anyone who wants to Enhance their Skills. Really Enjoyed it. Thank you!!