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This study assessed the hoof balance of 50 adult Quarter horses in training of vaquejada to determine the biometry and incidence of hoof imbalance. Seven measurements of the hoof were taken: angle at the toe, lateral and medial heel length, toe length, frog length and width, and length and width of ...

Melo, U. P. de; Santiago, R. M. F. W.; Barrêto Júnior, R. A.; Ferreira, C.; Bezerra, M. B.; Palhares, M. S.
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2011, 5, 4, pp 368-375