It is important to know which hoof care measures are necessary for each horse. Therefore, I assess each horse whilst standing and when moving. Misalignment of the hoof can often be corrected by realignment. The aim of hoof care is to ensure that the position of the hoof aligns with the fetlock position and that the joints are being
stressed equally. I will inform you about various hoof care options and shoeing possibilities as well as the different types of shoeing available and their application. In doing so, we individually address the conformation of your horse and their abilities.
Hollistic gait analysis Checklist for a healthy hoof Hoof rehabilitation: inpatient admission possible.
If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us!
needs of all horses. Contact us if you have any questions.
Other than therapeutic skills, there are many other factors to consider when shoeing a horse. For example, the horse’s workload, their anatomical features, their equestrian discipline and any pre-existing conditions in order to support the healing process through specialized shoeing. This is done through individualized fitting to the horse’s hoof. Both the working method and the materials used are individualized to the needs of the horse. Whether the horse requires steel, aluminium, synthetic, or a combination of materials, Heithaus shoeing can provide for the
After prior arrangement, we are more than happy to make individual yard appointments.
Please call us and we will find a suitable appointment.
Contact: +49 4246-964879
I will come to visit your horse with my fully equipped, all-terrain truck that is fully stocked with horseshoes of all shapes and sizes as well as everything that is required for special fittings or in the case of an emergency.
Fascination with craftsmanship
The foundations of craftsmanship were already established at an early age. Starting with the experience with horses during childhood, followed by an apprenticeship as a metal craftsman, then Ludger Döller as a mentor and finally the examination to become a state-approved
farrier in Münster.
Heithaus Hufbeschlag UG . Marcel Heithaus
Heithaus 1 . 49406 Bockstedt . Germany