Healthy Feet Programme resources

Here are a list of useful resources for mobility mentors delivering the Healthy Feet Programme.

Stage of programmeGuidance materialsFurther resources
Healthy Feet Programme/ Mobility mentor trainingBCVA will promote and advertise coursesBCVA and AHDB
Farmer enrolment – AHDB no longer processes registrations AHDBFisher and Atkinson Reaseheath College study

Here are a series of presentations relating to the Healthy Feet Programme

TopicMaterial covered
The Healthy Feet ProjectThe original research project
Main et al 2012 Research paper
Assessment of lamenessCovered at various RoMS workshops – see RoMS
Assessing lying timesStanding index and lying time measurement
Assessing cubicle comfort6 point checklist
The robust footClaw horn quality, hoof shape, trimming and
the factors affecting the digital cushion