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Hoof Explorer is an interactive 3D model of the equine distal limb. Scientifically accurate and reviewed by experts, it offers a vivid teaching, learning and presentation aid that is widely used by farriers, veterinarians, groomers and horse owners.

Hoof Explorer offers more than 140 anatomical structures that can each be customized to match your own visual preferences. Transparency, color and fading options can be adjusted for every part of the model. This way, the app enables you to acquire and refresh anatomical basics, right down to gaining expert knowledge.
Sophisticated bonus features allow didactically valuable 3D views in a straightforward and quick fashion: custom cross sections in any direction, automatic labelling of anatomical parts, inserting individual text or placing 3D arrows. Veterinarians and farriers profit from Hoof Explorer as a valuable communication tool, both between peers and horse owners. The need for medical treatment, possible therapy options or aspects of hoof care can now be illustrated easily and in a vivid way.


• 140+ anatomical structures
• custom color picker for all structures
• search function including all structures
• highlighting of selected parts
• languages available: English, Latin and German
• cross sectional cutting tool *
• automatic labelling of visible structures *
• individual text and 3D arrows *

* available via in-app purchase

Founded in 2011, Effigos is a team of ambitious biologists, graphic designers and IT specialists. Their mission is to create visual experiences of latest findings in the sciences using state-of-the-art technology.

What’s New

Version 1.0

This update is signed with Apple’s latest signing certificate. No new features are included.

Ratings and Reviews

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Effigos AG
80.6 MB

Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPad Air, iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 3 Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 4 Wi-Fi + Cellular, 12.9-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (9.7‑inch), iPad Pro (9.7-inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (5th generation), iPad (5th generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (2nd generation), iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (2nd generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (10.5‑inch), iPad Pro (10.5-inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (6th generation), iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (6th generation), iPad Pro (11-inch), iPad Pro (11-inch) Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (12.9-inch), iPad Pro (12.9-inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad mini (5th generation), iPad mini (5th generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Air (3rd generation), and iPad Air (3rd generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2016 Effigos AG
In-App Purchases
  1. Hoof Explorer Premium 1 Month $9.99
  2. Hoof Explorer Premium 1 Year $99.99
  3. Hoof Explorer Premium 6 Month $54.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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