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American Farriers Journal April 2014
April 2014
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Farrier Guided By
"Classical Shoeing"
Horseshoer Alexi Gutierrez uses a solid base of footcare fundamentals to cover a side range of horses in South Florida
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Dressage Hoof Care Presents
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Farriers need to be thorough to enjoy success in this complex discipline

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Don't Leave Safety To Chance
Taking precautions doesn't have to be time consuming

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