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The Glorious Hoof

The Glorious Hoof

By Lisa Agius-Gilibert
Are you a horse lover and a hoof nerd? This podcast is for you!
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Mini Episode 1 - Covid and hoof mapping musings

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Episode 7 - Insulin Resistance in Horses
In which I go through the basics of Insulin Resistance. Website references: Journal Article or Book References: Asplin, K. E., Sillence, M. N., Pollitt, C. C., & McGowan, C. M. (2007). Induction of laminitis by prolonged hyperinsulinaemia in clinically normal ponies. The Veterinary Journal, 174(3), 530- 535. Da Costa Santos, H., Hess, T., Bruemmer, J., & Splan, R. (2018). Possible Role of MicroRNA in Equine Insulin Resistance: A Pilot Study. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, 63, 74-79. Dunbar, L. K., Mielnicki, K. A., Dembek, K. A., Toribio, R. E., & Burns, T. A. (2016). Evaluation of Four Diagnostic Tests for Insulin Dysregulation in Adult Light‐Breed Horses. Journal of  Veterinary Internal Medicine, 30(3), 885-891. Kellon, E. M., & Gustafson, K. M. (2020). Possible dysmetabolic hyperferritinemia in hyperinsulinemichorses. Open veterinary journal, 9(4), 287-293. Marieb, E. N. (2005). Anatomy & physiology(2nd ed. ed.). Pearson/Benjamin Cummings. Menzies-Gow, N. (2012). Endocrinological aspects of the pathophysiology of equine laminitis. Equine Veterinary Journal, 44(6), 735-737. 3306.2012.00663.x Ramey, P. (2011). Care and rehabilitation of the equine foot. Hoof Rehabilitation Publishing, LLC. Rand, J., Behrend, E., Gunn-Moore, D., Campbell-Ward, M., & Gunn-Moore, D. (2013). Clinical Endocrinology of Companion Animals. John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated. Treiber, K. H., Kronfeld, D. S., Hess, T. M., Byrd, B. M., Splan, R. K., & Staniar, W. B. (2006). Evaluation of genetic and metabolic predispositions and nutritional risk factors for pasture- associated laminitis in ponies. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 228(10), 1538-1545. van Eps, A. W. (2010). Therapeutic Hypothermia (Cryotherapy) to Prevent and Treat Acute Laminitis. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Equine Practice, 26(1), 125-133. Wylie, C. E., & Collins, S. N. (2010). Equine insulin resistance: The quest for sensitivity. The Veterinary Journal, 186(3), 275-276.
April 25, 2020
Mini Episode 1 - Covid and hoof mapping musings
A less formal format where I chat about Covid-19 laws in NSW and answer a listener question.
April 07, 2020
Episode 6 - Alternative Hoof Protection
In which I go through the various hoof protection types I use in my business to help horses. References: Clinical Outcome of 14 Obese, Laminitic Horses Managed with the Same Rehabilitation Protocol Taylor, Debra ; Sperandeo, Alex ; Schumacher, John ; Passler, Thomas ; Wooldridge, Anne ; Bell, Rhodes ; Cooner, Adam ; Guidry, Leah ; Matz-Creel, Hannah ; Ramey, Ivy ; Ramey, Pete Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, April 2014, Vol.34(4), pp.556-564 Trot Accelerations of Equine Front and Hind Hooves Shod with Polyurethane Composite Shoes and Steel Shoes on Asphalt Moore, Lauren Veneta ; Zsoldos, Rebeka Roza ; Licka, Theresia Franziska Animals : an open access journal from MDPI, 11 December 2019, Vol.9(12)
March 16, 2020
Episode 5 - Teamwork Makes the Dream Work!
In which I chat with Michelle Hansen from Horse In Hand Equine Sports Therapy about how hooves and the body relate to each other.
February 27, 2020
Ep 4 - Environmental Impacts on Hoof Health
In which I go through some of the ways hooves deal with, and react to, the environment around them. References: Ramey, P. (2011). Care and rehabilitation of the equine foot. Lakemont, Ga: Hoof Rehabilitation Publishing, LLC.
February 12, 2020
Episode 3 - Evidence Based Hoof Care
Does your horse have hooves that are not quite right? Don't know where to start  seeking out information on how to help your horse be comfortable again? This episode we go though some horse management practices that can have a significant impact on your horse's hoof health. Studies referenced for this episode: Hampson, B. A., de Laat, M. A., Mills, P. C., & Pollitt, C. C. (2010). Distances travelled by feral horses in ‘outback’Australia. Equine Veterinary Journal, 42, 582-586. Bowker, R. M., Atkinson, P. J., Atkinson, T. S., & Haut, R. C. (2001). Effect of contact stress in bones of the distal interphalangeal joint on microscopic changes in articular cartilage and ligaments. American journal of veterinary research, 62(3), 414-424. Leśniak, K., Williams, J., Kuznik, K., & Douglas, P. (2017). Does a 4–6 week shoeing interval promote optimal foot balance in the working equine?. Animals, 7(4), 29. Moleman, M., Van Heel, M. C. V., Van Weeren, P. R., & Back, W. (2006). Hoof growth between two shoeing sessions leads to a substantial increase of the moment about the distal, but not the proximal, interphalangeal joint. Equine veterinary journal, 38(2), 170-174. Ryan, T. P. (2018). Review of data on hoof growth in normal and laminitic equines suggests a new etiology for acute laminitis (No. e26992v1). PeerJ Preprints. Wright, I. M. (1993). A study of 118 cases of navicular disease: radiological features. Equine veterinary journal, 25(6), 493-500.
January 29, 2020
Episode 2 - Hoof Care 101 Basic Anatomy
In which I go through some basic (and not so basic) distal limb anatomy.
January 15, 2020
Ep 1 - Who is The Glorious Hoof?
Where I go through my background and philosophy on life and hooves.
January 02, 2020
December 31, 2019
December 31, 2019