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Size 2 - Front - #8 Grand Circiut Aluminum Straight Heart Bar Shoes - Unclipped


Size 2 - Front - #8 Grand Circiut Aluminum Straight Heart Bar Shoes - Unclipped
Item Number: GCDH8
$44.25
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Detailed Description

Available Sizes:
  • Size #5 - W=4.5" x L=4.74" - Circumference: 12.5"
  • Size #6 - W=4.5" x L=5.02" - Circumference: 13-5/16"
  • Size #7 - W=4.75" x L=5.29" - Circumference: 14"
  • Size #8 - W=5.0" x L=5.57" - Circumference: 14-13/16"
  • Size #9 - W=5.25" x L=5.85" - Circumference: 15.5"

Grand Circuit D Heart Bar "FROG SUPPORT"
  • In each shoe, the heart bar supports or stabilizes P3 through the frog.
  • As a general rule, the point of the bar should be 1/4" to 1/3" behind the apex of the frog and in full but gentle contact with it.
  • Frogs should be soft and pliable.
  • Compression should not exceed 1/8" of the frog.
  • These shoes should be applied with x-rays and the consent of a veterinarian.
  • The Egg Heart (GCEH) with full support is a shoe for long pastern or under slung horses.
  • The D or straight Heart bars (GCDH) is for horses with high heels or upright pasterns.