Forshner's hoof pack by Farnam is an original ready-to-use emollient formula. No mixing needed. Prepared and ready to use. The same great formula high performance horse owners and farriers have depended on for 25 years. Never dries out in the hoof or in the can. Hoof packing is useful in preventing drying of the horny tissues, in cases of contracted heels, and hardening frog. Contains vital oils to help retain hoof moisture. Excellent for use under pads, before shoeing or after hard workouts.