Shoeing for Western Horses

Best shoes for
Stock Work (Arena)

Kerckhaert Standard Lite Rim

Rim styles are popular when more traction is desired. The effect of dirt filling in the creases and working dirt against dirt provides considerable traction. This is especially helpful for working ranch horses and horses asked to do a lot of turns at speed. It is used quite often on rodeo horses that have to work at speed.



  • A one shape pattern
  • Same weight as the popular SX-7 series
  • An ideal shoe for the Quarter Horse in
    various disciplines
  • Shoes are easily fit to front or hind
  • The punching helps maintain hoof integrityt
  • V-Crease ensures better nail fit
  • Fuller toe, inside bevel, and slight taper to heel area
  • Shoes are symmetrical




One Shape - Unclipped - 000, 00, 0, 1 (all 18x7)

Complimentary Nails

  • 4-1/2 Regular
  • 5 Race
  • 5 City
  • 5 Slim
    *depends on size