Vultures, Horseshoes And Everything In-Between

Vultures, Horseshoes And Everything In-Between

More so than any predecessor, Facebook has connected people who have never met in person or likely ever will. One person who has thousands of friends, many of whom he has yet to shake hands with, is Crown Point, Ind., farrier Tom Willoughby.

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Online Hoof-Care Classroom:
10 Tips To Keep Footcare Clients Happy

Red Renchin

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Running a successful hoof-care practice relies on more than simply keeping your clients’ horses sound. Red Renchin, a farrier with more that 40 years of experience, has collected 10 customer service tips from successful farriers who each hold a minimum of 15 years of experience as full-time shoers. This Online Hoof-Care Classroom is eligible for one continuing education credit from the American Association of Professional Farriers.

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    A recent trip to the Southeast U.S. raises questions about the farrier’s role in veterinary education.
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    A video is making the rounds on social media and getting a fair amount of attention in the equine community. Yet, it’s deserving of greater consideration among farriers. Although it’s not an easy video to watch, it’s a must-see for those who work around horses day-in and day-out.
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    Staring You In The Face

    This week’s tip got me to think about a recent clinic I attended at the Minnesota School of Horseshoeing/Duggan Farrier Supplies in March. It wasn’t so much the tip that I took away, but how it revealed a truth weeks later.
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    Welcome To The New

    In early April, we officially unveiled a completely redesigned website. Featuring a clean, organized look with easy-to-browse content, the website will be the largest depository of equine footcare news and insights found anywhere on the Internet, with years of American Farriers Journal magazine content and containing all of the stories that have appeared in our bi-weekly Hoof-Care Insider e-newsletter.
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