What Is The Number 1 Reason For Firing A Client?
|Options||% of Farriers|
|Client doesn’t pay at all or pay on time||27%|
|Horses behave poorly, and the client won’t train or sedate them||36%|
|Client refuses to keep horse on a regular schedule||19%|
|Client is unprofessional||8%|
|Client questions your footcare skill and expertise||3%|
|Client refuses to follow through with your hoof-care instructions||6%|
|You don’t get along with client||1%|
— 2016 American Farriers Journal reader poll
What Are The Two Biggest Challenges Facing The Equine Industry Today?
|Options||% of Horse Owners|
|Dealing with unwanted horses||38%|
|High cost of keeping horses||36%|
— 2018 American Horse Publications Equine Industry Survey sponsored by Zoetis
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