b'LEARNING/RESEARCHCALLING ALL HoofCast clinic with Derek Poupard FARRIERS! Cover available for younger drivers with vehicles HoofCast, the aid formodi ed for compromised feet was designedPlease take a minute out of your busyfarrier useby Derek Poupard. This clinic provided an introduction today to phone 01708 850000 for a quotethe product, a number of case studies and the opportunity to practice its application on a cadaver limb. Find out about an insurance solution especially for farriers, Derek is responsible for the hoofcareit could save you money plus of racehorses that fly across the world to prestigious race meetings.give you great cover.The hoof is the product of its conformation and a huge variety of environmental influences that canOptions for your business have a damaging effect on the distal limb. Driven to find a solution tocover can include:thin hoof walls that cannot have aDerek Poupard demonstrates HoofCasthorseshoe attached by nailing alone,Public liabilityDerek sought to discover a product that adds strength andEmployers liability depth to the hoof wall while dissipating force and providing protection to the solear surface. In addition to being motivatedCare, custody and controlby a fear of failure, the product needed to demonstrate aGoods in transitnegligible failure rate whether on turf, sand or spa! HoofCast isDamage and theft of toolssimilar to the products used on broken limbs; but is stronger and can withstand exposure to water.Stating a preference to cast from the front, the hoof isPLUSdressed lightly and glue applied, paying particular attention toMotorincluding adapted the anchor points at the heels. HoofCast is easily unrolled andvehicles, no problems with wrapped around the hoof, doubling back at the quarters to create width to the heels without lengthening the toe. You willcarrying gasstill need to do a full wrap every two to three turns to keep theReduced premiums because your cast in place. The cast is set with the use of water, sponged orno-claims bonus is mirrored from sprayed on, and air. Plastic wrap holds the cast in position until the glue and cast have cured, which takes approximately 20your private car insurance.minutes, less in warmer temperatures. Once set and the plastic wrap is removed, the heel sections of the cast are removed toTalk to us about personal accident allow for the natural expansion and contraction of the heels. Ifinsurancea must if you are self employed.the horse is confined, the heels can stay in place but generally for no longer than 10 days and three layers thick. A shoe canWho pays the bills if you have an be nailed to the cast hoof as normal with no need to undercut clenches as the nails are easily embedded in to the castaccident? Let SEIB helpwall. The application of HoofCast can be adapted for use in a number of situations including with pads and to stabilise hoof wall cracks and fractures with the potential to include dentist impression material and sole pack as necessary.Give us a call for your vehicle insurance you may be pleasantly surprised by our price!Billy Mulqueen provided a further example of theenjoyable and provided a proficient solution to a problem application of HoofCast on a racehorse in Devona long wayevery farrier will encounter.from his base in Newmarket! Needing a product that did not fail, he presented his application of HoofCast while showedStromsholm South East Wales is located just outside Usk an increase in hoof wall depth after one month and, by thein Monmouthshire and managed by Martha Price. Martha second month, a vast improvement in both hoof wall and solegave a personal thank you from Stromsholm South Wales to depth and he was able to nail a shoe on. This horse was notDerek and Billy for making the long trip and delivering onHORSE & PONYHORSEBOX & TRAILERLIVERY YARDSEQUESTRIAN HOMEPETSkept in an ideal environment and the cast was exposed toa fantastic and insightful evening, which took place on 26 damp conditions. September. She undertakes regular deliveries throughout theMOTORLIABILITYBUSINESS HOMERIDING SCHOOL& MUCH MORE.Considered by both Derek and Billy to be a cost-effectivearea and the depot is available for product collection. Contact Martha on 07772 815770. and efficient product to use, the clinic attendees wereThe full range of Stromsholm products can be viewed onCall 0345 450 0656provided with the chance to use the product under their guidance. This late afternoon event was both sociable andtheir website, www.stromsholm.co.uk www.seib.co.uk28 |FORGE|November 2019South Essex House, North Road, South Ockendon Essex RM15 5BE.South Essex Insurance Brokers Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.18-30 NOV section 3.indd 28 29/10/2019 10:18'