World Renowned Hoof Specialist Pete Ramey
...World renowned natural hoof care specialist Pete Ramey, who has been turning the world of horse care upside down, was joined by Robert M. Bowker VMD, PhD, Professor of Anatomy, Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine for a four-day hoof care clinic in Valley Center, CA November 10th through 13th.
This clinic was Pete Ramey's
last for at least three years.Ramey
, known the world over for saving horses on a regular basis that others have said should be put down, says "The time spent preparing for and putting on these clinics has severely limited the time I can spend doing research that will benefit horses in my care," Ramey
said."I need some time to do more research, trim horses and write my next book." Ramey
has just released a 17-hour DVD set that is a composite of his
"So far," Ramey
says, "they all out-perform their former 'shod self' either barefoot or in boots."Ramey
specializes in helping horses with lameness problems.
Camp says, "Ramey
and Bowker are my heroes, brilliant, caring men.
This is why Pete
spends very little time trimming the bottom of the foot, preferring to let the horse tell him how he'd like it to be, and then just helping him get there.