Farnam Forshners Hoof Packing for Horses

Farnam Forshners Hoof Packing for Horses

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Product Overview

Farnam Forshners Hoof Packing for Horses is an excellent, ready-to-use hoof packing for horses which helps in preventing hardened frogs, hoof dryness and contracted heels. Popular among farriers, this product has been a dependable choice for more than 25 years. It features a unique formula containing essential oils to help the hooves retain moisture. Also features a ready-to-use formula which requires no mixing or preparation. This hoof packing will never dry out in the hooves or in the can. Ideal for use unde pads before shoeing or after streinuous physical activities.

Available in:

  • 4 lb. bucket
  • 14 lb. bucket

Features and Specs

Active Ingredient Pine Tar - 8.5% Petrolatum 27.40% Paraffin - 8.96%
For use in Horses.
Pet safe Yes, if used as directed on label.
Special Features Ready-to-use and does not require mixing or preparations.
Shipping Weight 4.00 lbs
Manufacturer Farnam Companies (Mfg. Number: 80205)
UPC 086621802056


Directions for Use:

Make sure hoof is thoroughly CLEAN and DRY. Pack in around frog. Spread layer over sole and cover with paper. Apply two or three times a week. For easier application in cold weather, keep where warm.

How to pack a hoof:

  1. Make sure hoof is clean and dry. Take a small amount of Forshner’s Hoof Packing (about the size of a golf ball) and work in your hands until pliable.
  2. Pack firmly around the frog.
  3. Continue to cover sole of hoof completely. (Cover with paper or straw if needed.)
  4. Remove with hoof pick before working horse.


An emollient hoof packing that can be used as an aid in preventing drying of the horny tissues, in case of contracted heels and hardening frog; and as an aid in keeping them moist and pliable.


Active Ingredients: Pine Tar 8.5% w/w, Petrolatum 27.40% w/w, Paraffin 8.96% w/w

No mixing. Prepared and ready to use. NEVER DRIES OUT IN THE HOOF OR IN THE CAN. Sold at leading harness and
farrier supply shops. Formula per ounce: Petrolatum 7.5 g, Pine Tar 2.4 g

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