Canker Treatment: Corrective Shoeing and Hoof Resection

In January 2012, Genesis’ success with treating prolific canker was published as an article in the American Farriers Journal

Dave went on the present the article at the 2012 International Hoof-Care Summit with Dr. Reilly and then to present with his wife (& article author) Lisa at the 2012 National Clydesdale Sale.

(to read the full article, click on the link below)

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Presentation


Repetitive abscesses every 3-6 months despite treatment.

X-Rays revealed bone infection on lateral side of left hind coffin bone.


Treatment


Genesis Farriers assisted veterinarian in performance of 3 hoof resections

Fabricated/applied an egg bar shoe to support/maintain hoof integrity

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Facilitated healing process through repetitive wrapping/wound treatment

(worked under veterinary direction to administer/monitor maggot therapy)

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Accelerated hoof regeneration through routine equine podiatry trims 


Results


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Hoof regenerated to the ground within 6 months

Horse has remained sound & had no recurrence of abscesses!

(visit our Facebook album:  Corrective Shoeing for Bone Resection Surgery )

 

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