The Hooftester Equine Veterinary Tool are large steel pincers designed to apply pressure to specific areas of the hoof. As a result, in an examination procedure, the Hooftester Equine Veterinary Tool is used to test for pain response in specific areas of the horse’s hoof, usually by indicating a withdrawal of the limb.
Furthermore, you can gain additional information, including the deformability or malleability of the tissues of the hoof, and hoof texture, from this diagnostic. According to infovets, the importance of using a hoof tester is that it can help detect abscesses, stone bruises, nails, and navicular diseases, and many more.
- Made of stainless steel
- Length 13 “
- Weight 1.3lbs
Also, see our Adjustable Hooftester.