To make one-man tasks easier around a farm, it is essential to have a hoof hoist. This simple and portable hoof hoist is invented by a veterinary surgeon and an engineer and makes hoof care a one-man operation. This hoof hoist is 30 inches long and weighs only 13.5kg. It can be used with the normal cattle crush, as well as in milking parlours. The hoof hoist can be easily transported once folded for conveniance.