Fiebing
Hoof Oil (in metal can)
Grooming Equipment

For Sale on eBay


Manufacturer: Fiebing
Model: Hoof Oil (in metal can)
Category: Grooming Equipment

Purchase: During a particularly dry spell last summer, we decided to look around and try a different hoof moisturizer then the one we normally use (Absorbine Hooflex). We bought Fiebings Hoof Oil in a small rectangular metal can (I think it was around 950ml). It came with a brush. It was around $15.00 Cdn.

Likes: Not much! The can itself was bright yellow, which was eye-catching, but that was about it.

Dislikes: The metal can idea doesn't work, especially when the brush that comes with it is so bulky that it barely fits through the opening, where it was designed to go. The hoof oil itself was extremely runny and more times then not, I'd probably get more oil on the ground, or over the can, than on the horses hoof (even when I was being careful). I could've poured some of it into a container that was easier to work with (maybe an old margarine tub, for example, with a wider mouth and more stable base than the original container) but it wouldn't be as convenient than having just 1 container. The oil itself had a horrible smell. I guess I'm used to the smell of Hooflex, which isn't that bad, but this was disgusting.

Quality: The container was sturdy, but since it was built tall and narrow, I can see it tipping over easily. The brush that came with it didn't seem to absorb any of the oil. As soon as you took it out of the can, it would immediately shed the oil making it hard to apply any to the hoof. When I was able to put some on our horses hooves, it didn't seem to stay as good as other brands of oil.

Summary: Disappointing. We switched back to Absorbine Hooflex quite a while ago. I suppose this would be okay in a pinch, but it's not something I'd readily buy again.

Rating: 1

Author: Katie W

Date: 0000-00-00

Usefulness Rating: 0 out of 5.
1 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..





Other Reviews You May Find Interesting 


Oster Equine Care Series Brush Set - Blue Grooming Equipment
Wahl Lister Libretto Clippers Grooming Equipment
Eqyss Survivor Super Detangler and Shine Grooming Equipment
Oster Pro Equine Care Series brushes Grooming Equipment
Oster Hoof Pick Grooming Equipment
eZall Green Bathing Kit Grooming Equipment
Tail Tamer Slick Bands Rubber Braiding Bands Grooming Equipment
eZall Green Bathing kit Grooming Equipment
Tail Tamer Bit-A-Licious Bit Wipes Grooming Equipment
Xtreme Design Equine Showhite Shampoo Grooming Equipment
Leistner Horse Grooming Brush 'Feeling' Grooming Equipment
Wahl Chromado Cord-Cordless Clippers Grooming Equipment
Brush Therapy Brush Cleaner Grooming Equipment
Brush Therapy Brush Cleaner Grooming Equipment
Top Horse Handy Helpers Dock Cleanser Grooming Equipment
Shapley's MTG Grooming Equipment
Micro Tek Avacado Spray Grooming Equipment
Straight Arrow Mane 'N Tail Spray 'N White Grooming Equipment
Ride-n-Shine Shampoo - Natural Oils Grooming Equipment
Equistar Solocomb Mane Comb Grooming Equipment

2004-2012 Horse Tack Review



 Horse Tack Reviews
 Submit Your Own Review!
 Search Review Database
 All Reader Reviews
 Staff Reviews
 Submit a Product for Review

 English Tack Reviews
 Dressage Saddles
 Jumping Saddles
 Close Contact Saddles
 All Purpose Saddles
 English Saddle Fittings/Pads
 English Bridles
 English Bridle Accessories
 English Show Apparel
 English Casual Apparel
 English Chaps/Boots/Helmets
 English Miscellaneous

 Western Tack Reviews
 Barrel Saddles
 Reining Saddles
 Roping Saddles
 Show Saddles
 Trail Saddles
 Western Saddle Fittings/Pads
 Western Bridles
 Western Bridle Accessories
 Western Show Apparel
 Western Casual Apparel
 Western Chaps/Boots/Hats
 Western Miscellaneous

 Horse Gear Reviews
 Horse Boots and Wraps
 Halters/Ropes/Leads
 Horse Health and Well Being
 Horse Apparel
 Horse Treats
 Horse Miscellaneous

 Barn & Stable Reviews
 Fly Control
 Gifts/Books/Videos
 Grooming Equipment
 Stable Accessories
 Tack Room
 Training Equipment
 Barn and Stable Misc

 Articles
 Barn and Stable Articles
 English Articles
 Feature and Misc Articles
 Grooming Articles
 Horse Care & Health Articles
 Horse Related Gift Articles
 News and Events
 Training Articles
 Western Articles

 Other Features
 About Us / Contact Information
 Articles & Subjects By Date
 Article Archives
 Join Our Mailing List
 Privacy Policy