Podiatry examinations offer gait analysis from a mechanical aspect. This allows Dr. Pendleton to formulate a shoeing prescription that compliments the patient’s specific needs. With this information Dr. Pendleton can perform the shoeing procedure himself and/or guide the horses regular Farrier through the process.
The exclusive use of handmade shoes has been a cornerstone in Dr. Pendleton’s farrier practice from the start. The driving force behind utilizing handmade shoes has always been to reach and maintain a high skill level within his farrier practice.
The skills that Dr. Pendleton has attained in his practice as a farrier together with his veterinary training make him a very versatile practioner. He is able to both mechanically and medically treat patients in an effort to achieve their maximum potential.