The 2000 year old dogma of putting shoes on a horse was invented to support the hoof wall while living in an unnatural environment. Shoes allow people to push horses beyond their physical capability. The natural hoof is an honest hoof. Shoes became a tool for the human to push the horse past its natural abilities.
Let me help you restore the hooves on your horse to function the way nature intended.
The heel height, toe length and dorsal angle all play a role in maintaining a 30 degree angle to keep the coffin bone and the joints of the leg in proper position. Many horses are lame because of improper angle and imbedded bar. If your horse has lived in shoes and you want to go Natural the best time is in the fall so they have the winter to transition.