Hoofing it at the pony pull
July 27, 2010 | 10:37 p.m. CDTJack Howell displays Spud's specially-made pulling shoes. In addition to competitive pulling, Jack and his father, Floyd Howell, use their ponies to haul timber for their business. "The different shoes do cost more, since they are more difficult to make. Each shoe is made to fit the slope of the individual hoof," said Floyd Howell.
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