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  • What Did Horses Do Before Shoes?  And Was it Better?

    What Did Horses Do Before Shoes?  And Was it Better?

    There are different theories about how horses survived before domestication and the invention of the metal horseshoe.  Originally thought of as a way to protect hooves, some people now believe that horseshoes do more harm than good. So, what did horses do before shoes? Having healthy hooves to run away from predators was integral to…