Liberty Cu Shield Technology
keeps hoofs stronger and healthier

The Liberty Cu Shield Technology gives visible healthier and stronger hoofs.
Get your horseshoeing to the next level .

Although the principle is simple and copper is already widely used in the medicalfield, Kerckhaert are the first to have found an effective application in the equine field. The antibacterial benefits of copper provide much more protection than traditional horseshoe nails, for stronger & healthier hooves.
damaged hoof after use of traditional hoof nails

Is this
what you see
on an average hoof??

  • Black spots in the hoof
  • Rust or wear inside the hoof
  • Weakened horn material
  • Broken nails


The Liberty Cu Nails are the solution for this problem!

Meet the Liberty Cu Shield Technology.
Built of four layers and designed to take perfection in horseshoeing to the next level. 

1. Protection
2. Copper (Cu)
3. Conversion
4. Core(steel)
The layers of Liberty CU hoofnail

Visible result within 4 months 

When Liberty Cu horseshoe nails are used on a daily basis, you improve the horn quality and prevent hoof problems. The use makes the horn material at the white line elastic and healthy, with less staining
around the nail holes and the hoof wall
keeps its strength.

view of horn material before and after use Liberty CU nail


  • Better than traditional horseshoe nails
  • No rust or wear inside the hoof

  • Less damage to the hoof wall

  • Better hoof / horn quality

  • Protects the entire shoeing cycle

  • Durable steel core, lasts 8-10 weeks with ease

I have 5 years of experience with this and I have got nothing but praise for it. I think it is one of the best inventions we have had for many years, for good hoof quality, stronger feet, less likelihood of losing the shoes! Peter Peers, UK

5 years of experience with the Liberty Cu Shield Technology

Peter Peers already uses the Liberty Cu Nails. He tells you in the video why he does this.

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