Tools & Resources

Hoof Trimming Tools

Hoof Supervisor

Hoof Supervisor is a chute-side data recording system that will allow the trimmer, veterinarian, nutritionist and herd manager to better understand the main issues causing lameness on the dairy.  Hoof Supervisor is an excellent addition to your Appleton Steel hoof trimming chute.


Animart carries a full line of hoof trimming tools and supplies to complement your Appleton Steel chute.

Hoof Trimming Resources

Hoof Care for the Dairy Cow – John Hibma,
Dairy Farms need a dedicated space for hoof trimming – Nigel Cook, Progressive Dairyman
Why balanced hoof trimming leads to a better bottom line – Aaron LaVoy for Progressive Dairyman
Three steps to zero lameness – Jamie Sullivan for Progressive Dairyman
What you need to know about feet and floors in dairy facilities – Callie Curley, Progressive Dairyman
Details to dollars: The value of good hoof-trimming records – Vic Daniel, Progressive Dairyman
In-house hoof trimming leads to less lameness on Idaho dairy – Progressive Dairyman Editor Peggy Coffeen
5 Things I can’t do without: Lee and Nate Carlson– Progressive Dairyman Editor Peggy Coffeen