Remove dirt, pebbles, and manure from frog of the hoof and from the sole. It is vitally important to quickly remove these things in order to prevent injury to the hoof. Gentle removal of foreign matter is important for the horse s comfort. Durable stainless steel resists rust and bending. Convenient pocket size. Use this tool to carefully remove any rocks, stones, or dirt that get into your horse s hoofs or shoes.