The Steward Clogs (by EDSS, Inc.) are becoming one of the most useful tools available today for treating chronic and acute laminitis, ring bone and strains or tears of the collateral ligaments. Its Multi-Directional Leverage Reduction design and easy of modification make it a very versatile treatment appliance. Since Dr. Michael Steward of Oklahoma began using his wooden shoe 10 years ago, the successful use of this approach has steadily grown. EDSS has since converted that concept into a much more user friendly version with improved materials and multiple attachment options. The following application guidelines cover the basics of the successful use the Steward Clog. As always, hoof preparation is the key to success or failure, so please check out the Shoe Application Guidelines for more details on recommended hoof trimming instruction.
Steward Clog Instruction Guide (pdf file)