Day 1: LECTURE DAY Discussion of the Horse and the Foot: Anatomy, Structure and Function Using Radiographs for Hoof Balancing and Shoe Placement Purposes Radiograph 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: one-on-one coaching Practice what we learned on Day 1 and 2 Horse and hoof assessment and mapping in 3-D Finding reliable external landmarks and comparing to internal anatomy Tool use and getting under the horse Comparison of different trim choices Day 4: GLUE-ON COMPOSITE SHOE DAY Review of shoeing concepts: why we add anything to the horse's foot Composite shoe and glue selection for different situations Shoe fit, sizing and placement Learn how glue works and how to be successful gluing different composite shoes Live Horse Demonstrations Day 5: GLUE-ON COMPOSITE SHOE HANDS-ON DAY Hands-on for participants glueing with one-on-one coaching
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 personally providing and also teaching hoof care incorporating integrative modalities to benefit the whole horse . Daisy has been a farrier practicing around the world for 20 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 her educational content to online platforms as well as continuing in-person workshops, mentorships and consultations.
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!!