Farriers Mount Pleasant SC

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Island Paws Pet Sitting, Insured, Bonded, Pet CPR Certified
(843) 452-3729
Isle of Palms, SC
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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PawPurri For Pets Boutique Day Care & Salon
(843) 795-5779
1120 Folly Road
Charleston, SC
A full service salon, daycare and upscale boutique offering dog grooming & dog daycare services. We also provide dog & cat toys, clothes, leashes/collars, gifts & more. Your dog will be given first class service, which includes nail trimming, and bathed with the appropriate shampoo. We specialize in dog grooming and offer pickup & delivery of your pet. Open Monday - Saturday for retail, daycare and grooming. Please call for an appointment. We cater to your schedule.
Offers Mobile/House Call Grooming, Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred, Show Grooming Services

Palmetto Animal Hospital
(843) 881-9915
2443 N Highway 17
Mount Pleasant, SC
(843) 884-1419
676 Long Point Rd
Mount Pleasant, SC

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Yuppie Puppy Pet Salon
(843) 884-7666
732 S Shelmore Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC
Yuppie Puppy Pet Salon LLC
(843) 884-7666
732 S Shelmore Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC
The company purchase Sherri Soules Pet Salon and retained Sherri as its head groomer. Sherri is committed to providing your dog with the finest of grooming services with over 23 years of experience. Located in Shelmore Village, we are open Monday-Friday 7:30AM-4:40PM. Please visit our web site for more information and specials.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Sitting Services, Vet Referred

Advanced Animal Care
(843) 606-0912
3373 South Morgans Point
Mount Pleasant, SC
Stacy'S Dog House Grooming
(843) 881-7100
1217 Schirmer Ave
Mount Pleasant, SC
For Pet'S Sake Grooming Salon
(843) 856-3232
1769 N Highway 17 Unit B
Mount Pleasant, SC
Animal Medical Center Of Mt Pleasant Inc
(843) 881-5858
958 Houston Northcutt Blvd
Mount Pleasant, SC
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Shoe for Rough Ground


These four tips will help ensure your horse remains steady and sound over rocky terrain.

Unfortunately, says Shanks, clips received a bad rap from veterinarians back in the 1980s. At that time, not all farriers understood the science of applying the devices, and the technique remains a fear factor for most. Shanks and Teves prefer a handmade clip with a thicker base to the thin clips included on most factory shoes. Handmade clips “get in” the hoof to a small degree, rather than resting outside the hoof. The farriers burn, rather than hammer, clips into the hoof, and prefer to use quarter clips, which are located in the vicinity of the first and second nail holes on a hoof. This strategic setting keeps the shoe from being driven back. Hoof CareGOOD NAILS
It’s not always technique, but rather the location of the nail holes in a shoe that determine whether a nail “seats” well, Shanks says. Not only is finding a shoe that fits important for soundness, but so is finding one that has nail holes that meet a horse’s individual contours. A shoe with a nail hole close to the outside edge of the hoof is counter-productive for a horse with a low-angle hoof or steep hoof walls, Shanks says. When in doubt, farriers should build a shoe and punch their own holes for a truly custom fit.Hoof Care

Ill-fitting shoes work against your horse in rough terrain, exposing him to shoe loss, hoof damage and lameness. Manufactured horseshoes are available in hundreds of styles, sizes and weights, and farriers can also forge their own should ready-made products fail to provide the proper fit. The key is to purchase or build shoes that remain well-fit weeks after the final nail has been clenched, Teves says. Beveling the rough edges on each shoe further reduces snags.Hoof Care

Pads are the most common treatment for a tender- or sore-footed horse, and are also used to prevent soreness and injury. In rough country, h...

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