Anatomy is a pretty important thing to know about, especially when it comes to your horses legs and feet. I have put some links on this particular page to help folks figure out some of that technical jargon that we speak on occasion and to show you where certain parts are located in legs and feet. Enjoy going through these.


Basic Anatomy

This anatomy page has gone over the basics of the hoof and internal structures. it is a PDF file so you can download and print it if you wish.


This is a very interesting interactive web page that you can see everything the hoof has in it. You can select and deselect as you see fit to show you the numerous structures on the distal limb.

A Video

This video will give you an understanding of the ligaments and tendons involved in the distal limb