Horse Care & Management

Basic hoof care

How does the course work?

Online Course duration

45 min
Online learning

What you will learn

No hoof no horse – this old saying emphasises why care of the hoof is so important. In this course you will learn about:

  • How to care for a hoof on a daily basis
  • Different types of products that can be applied to the hoof
  • How environmental factors and diet can affect hoof health
  • Why some horses need shoes, and others do not
  • How to maintain horses without shoes

Course format



Dr Isabel Imboden

Dr Bettigna Musterle