Life Data Hoof Clay
Life Data® Hoof Clay is a non-irritating, easy to handle and sticky clay that easily packs and remains in place within wall cracks, wall defects, old nail holes, hoof wall separations and sulcus of the frog. The ingredients iodine and tea tree oil give the product unique properties to provide protection for extended periods of time.
Life Data® Hoof Clay can be used on shod and barefoot horses.
Problems it Addresses
Water, mud, feces, debris, and microbes can invade old nail holes, hoof cracks, the white line and other areas of the hoof such as the sulcus of the frogs. To be effective, hoof packing a must be sticky enough to stay in place for extended periods of time.
Whilst there are many hoof packings on the market, most contain caustic ingredients that are harmful to tissue. The product label may advise you to wear gloves and to keep the product away from the horse’s sensitive tissues.
Unlike other hoof packings, Life Data® Hoof Clay is non-caustic and stays in place for several days. The ingredients iodine and tea tree oil give the product unique properties.
Life Data® Hoof Clay is a natural, easy to handle, and sticky clay that can safely be applied with your bare hands. It stays within wall cracks, wall defects, old nail holes, hoof wall separations, under shoes, and the sulcus of the frog for extended periods of time.
In barefoot horses and wet muddy conditions, an effective amount of Life Data® Hoof Clay may stay in the sulci around the frog and on hoof wall defects for about 2 to 3 days; whereas in dry conditions, it may stay for approximately a week.