A small, flat bone within the confines of the hoof that helps-along with the short pastern bone and the coffin bone-to make up the coffin joint.
small bone deep in the structure of the foot
small, boat-shaped bone located behind the coffin joint in the hoof. Maintains the angle at which the deep flexor tendon attaches to the coffin bone.
Small bone within the hoof, fitting horizontally between the second phalanx, or short pastern and the coffin bone.
A small bone in the hoof, just behind the coffin bone.
The small flat bone within the back portion of each coffin joint ("caudal heel") with attachments to the flexor tendon.
The navicular bone occurs in human and horse anatomy.