How Long has the Typical Farrier Been Doing Footcare Work?
The typical full-time farrier is 48 years old and has spent 28 years doing footcare work. This includes 8 years as a part-time farrier and 20 years as a full-time farrier.
— 2020 American Farriers Journal Business Practices survey
Horse Owners Tend to be Older
Survey data from owners indicates older people tend to own more horses than younger folks.
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— 2018 Economic Impact of the U.S. Horse Industry, American Horse Council