‘Trims Only’ Make Up 43% of Farrier Work
Full-time farriers average 724 trims only during the year, which makes up 43% of their overall yearly trimming and shoeing work with visits to 1,702 horses.
Part-time farriers average 305 trims only per year, making up 47% of their annual footcare business.
— 2018 American Farriers Journal Farrier Benchmark Study
What’s the Average Shoeing Cycle for Horses in Your Client Book?
||% of Farriers
|4 to 5 weeks
|5 to 6 weeks
|6 to 7 weeks
|7 to 8 weeks
|8 to 9 weeks
|10 weeks or more
— 2019 American Farriers Journal reader poll
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