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.   

Forging a Cap Toe … and More!

International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Craig Trnka demonstrates how to forge a cap toe, an extended heel and a trailer with a calkin. Trnka gets a lot of requests for how-to videos, so he covers all three aspects on one shoe in this video.


Square Toe Modification

American Farrier’s Association Pre-Certification Instructor Jacob Manning, CJF, demonstrates how to modify a shoe to a square toe in this video


Rood & Riddle presents “StallSide”

Dr. Tom Riddle, co-founder of the world renowned Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital discusses the history of the hospital and what's in store for the future of equine health and veterinary medicine in this inaugural episode of the “StallSide” podcast.


A Meeting of Farrier Podcasters

Daniel Bennett, AWCF, interviews fellow farrier-podcaster Brian Mullins, CJF,  the voice behind the Mullins Farriery Podcast, in this episode of Lockdown Learning Farriery Podcast. Mullins discusses farriery training and regulation in North America. 



Check out "This Week" from Feb. 14 for other interesting information found from around the web. Is there something you want to share in "This Week"? Send us an email.