Since we've had ups and downs over the last 21 months (going barefoot post), things haven't always been 100% with Bud being barefoot. But I think these solar shots show a story of a hoof developing concavity and a stronger frog and toe callous.
November 2009: (post laminitic episode)
June 2010 (post laminitic episode):
(On the previous post's subject of bars, you can see the trenches in this photo of where the bars have been taken below the sole plane)January 2011:
It's also fun to go back and see what I was writing even just two years ago ... I don't feel like I've changed all that much until I read those posts. Just like it's hard for me to see the change in Buttercup's hooves until I look at all these pictures.