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.   

Horseshoeing for Tricky Conformation

In this video from Olsen Equine, Brock, Texas, farrier Lee Olsen helps a barrel racing horse reach his maximum potential.


Quick, Easy Way to Find Center

In this video from Vagabond Forge and Farrier, Sedgwick, Kan., farrier Jason RoTramel demonstrates a quick and easy method for finding center of the barstock with a ruler.

Shaping Tips from the Best

In this video from Farrier Product Distribution, FootPro farriers share horseshoe shaping tips.

Flare vs. Bend

In this video from Overview of the Equine Foot with Michael Savoldi, the Hall of Fame farrier discusses the difference between a hoof capsule flare and a bend.

Check out "This Week" from Sept. 19 for other interesting information found from around the web. Is there something you want to share in "This Week"? Send us an email.

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