18 CHAPTER 4: CONFORMATION AND JUDGING OF HORSES Figure 5.
Parts of the horse Poll Forehead Face Bridge & Nose Nostril Muzzle Upper Lip Lower Lip Under Lip Throat Latch Point of Shoulder Chest Arm Elbow Forearm Knee Cannon Ankle Pastern Coronet Fetlock Hoof Jaw Withers Chin Grove Shoulder Barrel Crest Loin Back Point of Hip Croup Buttock Thigh Tail Flank Stifle Girth Gaskin Abdomen Hock Parts of the Hoof Fetlock Pastern Coronet Hoof Short Pastern Coronary Band Coffin Bone Sensitive Laminae Deep Flexor Tendon Plantar Cushion Sensitive Frog Insensitive Frog Cannon Bone Long Pastern Figure 6.
Parts of the hoof White Line Coffin Bone Lateral Cartilages 19 CHAPTER 4: CONFORMATION AND JUDGING OF HORSES Feet and legs Study the following illustration of correct and incorrect leg positions commonly seen in horses.
Imagine these lines as you study live horses to help you determine if the feet and legs are correct. Ideal position
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