Trimming hooves is hard work and requires a fair amount of strength, so why not make it easier by treating yourself to a nice, sharp, high-quality rasp?Â Lower quality rasps cost less, but arenâ€™t very sharp even when new, and quickly get even duller with use.
Which rasp to choose?
Iâ€™ve been using Heller Legend 14â€ hoof rasps for some time, but Bellota, Simonds, and Wood-Miller brands are also excellent quality at reasonable prices â€“ ranging from the Simonds Black Master at around $25 each to the Wood-Miller at around $17.Â Bellota and Heller Legend rasps are in the middle of the pack, at around $20 each. The higher priced rasps in this group tend to stay sharp through more trims, so you get what you pay for.
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