What Do You Do When Your Trimming Rasp Goes Dull?

Rasp Options % of Farriers
Sharpen it 17%
Rotate it for another use    65%
Discard or recycle it 18%


— 2018 American Farriers Journal email survey


How Many Horses Do You Trim And/Or Shoe At Your Largest Non-Ranch Account?

Nationwide, 39% of horses are trimmed and shod year-round, while 22% are trimmed and shod but left barefoot during the winter months. Some 31% of horses are only trimmed, while 8% of horses are never trimmed or shod.

— 2018 American Farriers Journal Farrier Benchmark Study

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