What Farriers Earn Yearly with a Single Backyard Horses?
|Relationships||% of Farriers|
|Trims only, barefoot year around||$305.58|
|Trims in the winter, trims/shoes rest of year||$614.33|
|Trims and shoes year around||$777.70|
— 2018 American Farriers Journal survey of farriers working with backyard horses
Farriers Use Wide Variety of Horseshoes
Among yearly shoe usage, steel shoes make up 75% of the typical full-time farrier’s total use. Aluminum shoes account for 11%, 7% are glue-ons, 2% are synthetic shoes and handmade shoes account for 5% of total shoe needs.
— 2020 American Farriers Journal Business Practices survey