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hello sir, are flat feet racehorses great turf runners? if yes, may i know how?

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HELLO ROHIT...

Not necessarily... the horses hooves can "make or break" a situation, but "rarely" make them
good/great runners !!

Breeding/genetics and especially "good conformation" is the essential key to a great runner.

Then...proper training and conditioning will continue their ability.

Best to You !!

Joepaul Meyers,C.J.F.

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Joepaul Meyers,C.J.F.

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With over 40yrs. as a Certified Journeyman/Master Farrier, I have taught at the Univ.& Trade School levels. My specialty is Veterinary Farriery, Lameness and Therapeutic shoeing.

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