buffalo hooves

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The buffalo hoof was used for food, as a toy, and as an adornment for a variety of events.

Learn about the many uses of the buffalo hoof.

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process of preparing the hoof (0:20)

making soup (1:08)

3 bones inside the hoof (2:30)

children’s toy (2:30)

Story of an elderly woman and hoof bones (4:40)

Uses of the hooves (8:00)