No Foot, No Horse book coverMartin Deacon is a Fellow of the Worshipful Company of Farriers (the highest accolade for farriers in the Uk) and runs a progressive farriery practice in Leicestershire.

Correct foot balance is the key to soundness and performance. Martin works alongside our equine veterinary surgeons and runs a weekly clinic for horses that have come into the hospital with problems that stem from incorrect or poor foot balance.
Martin is co-author of the book 'No foot no horse. Foot balance; the key to soundness and performance

  • Lateral Extensions

    Shoe fitted with lateral extensions to improve foot balance.

  • Specialised Shoeing after removal of keratoma

    Specialised Shoeing after removal of keratoma

  • Hospital Shoe

    A hospital plate fitted after surgery to protect an exposed area of the foot

  • Hot Shoeing

    Hot shoeing