Sports Horse Horseshoe Practice Evaluation Scale


  • Ali Ekber Ün Equestrian and Coaching Vocational School, Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, 06010 Ankara
  • Kamil Sağlam Department of Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ondokuz MayısUniversity 55270 Samsun
  • Halil Selçuk Biricik Department of Laboratory and Veterinary Health, Şuhut Vocational School, Afyon Kocatepe University, 03800 Şuhut/Afyonkarahisar,



Horse, Trainer, Keeper, Rider, Nail


Accurate nail application to horses; It has an important place in horse welfare and performance. In order for horse welfare and performance to be carried out in a positive way, equine requires teamwork and knowledge. It is necessary to know and apply the standards that should be made and controlled by the horse owner, trainer, rider, caregiver and veterinarians within the team that is constantly intertwined with horses in equestrian sports with live. Therefore, commercial enterprises that equestrian sports recreation facilities available in the sport horse farrier horseshoe knife by applications in Turkey are held at certain time intervals. It is to contribute to the academic studies of horse owners, trainers, riders, caregivers and veterinarians in order to ensure the standard of whether or not horseshoes are applying horseshoes to sports horses in a healthy and correct manner.



How to Cite

Ün, A. E., Sağlam, K., & Biricik, H. S. (2021). Sports Horse Horseshoe Practice Evaluation Scale. Turkish Journal of Agriculture - Food Science and Technology, 9(9), 1695–1699.



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