Book - The Principles Of Farriery
THE PRINCIPLES OF FARRIERY - Chris Colles and Ron Ware. A respected equine vet and farrier have joined forces to produce this manual on the art and science of shoeing horses. The authors describe in detail the care and maintenance of tools, the anatomy and function of the horse, the principles of foot balance and gait, and innovations in shoeing. The process of shoeing a horse is described in detail and accompanied by step-by-step photos. There is also an extensive chapter on lameness and disease relevant to farriery. The book includes hundreds of photos and drawings. Hardcover, 8 1/2” x 11”, 392 pages.