Shoeing horses is hard work regardless. It’s particularly tough on a hot Maryland day. Mike Poe says he can go through a cooler full of Gatorade on days like these.
Farrier Mike Poe takes a break from shoeing horses at the rear of his work truck at Equilibrium Horse Center on July 19 in Crofton, Md. On hot summer days, he says, he goes through a cooler full of Gatorade and a handful of T-shirts. Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post Buy Photo