Each day, American Farriers Journal encounters a variety of articles, social media posts, podcasts and videos that offer a unique look at an aspect of the equine industry. Our favorite content for "This Week" is aggregated here. We hope it offers a useful tip to improve your hoof-care business, expands your knowledge by giving you something new to ponder, or entertains you when you need a break most.
- Starting the Trim Process
- Shoe Modifications:Onions with Fabrice Cave
- The Farrier's Role in Horseracing
- Touch Up Your Hoof Knife
Kentucky farrier Conrad Trow, CJF walks through his approach to trimming a horse that that is kept barefoot and only lightly used for pleasure riding in this video presented by Farrier Product Distribution.
French farrier Fabrice Cave illustrates how to modify a manufactured shoe to create an onion. When done correctly, onions can be used for protection and support.