A wardrobe full of catchphrases one of which is 'spreading the love' which is how he describes my tootling round the South East of England facilitating people in their efforts to achieve healthy, happy and sound barefoot performance horses.
Or maybe he is just referring to the Snogmeister who has now (cross fingers) found a new barefooting home.
Anyway back to 'Thinking Global'. Got this in my inbox - made me smile all day - thank you!
"i am a caretaker of a throughbreed for the last two years this past summer he threw six shoes in five weeks his feet went from poor to horrible ! i found your web site and did alot of resarch and found [name of trimmer] **** came in auguest and removed orion shoes his feet were vert badley chip and one hoof side wall was blown out terrible frogs low hells well its been five months and his feet are just so improved we do lots of trail riding and he does not stumble and he does not go toe first he is so much happyier and movies great. i wish i took picks but you were right on that throughbreeds can go barefoot ! we live in mass. usa thanks ***** and orion"
Note names have been replaced with **** for confidentiality purposes
So it would seem that the myth that TB's can't go barefoot (as we all know) is just that :-)