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.   

Environmental Factors that Affect the Hoof

In this video, Life Data Labs discusses how to manage environmental conditions to prevent hoof issues from developing.


Mullins Farrier Podcast: Brad Davidson

In this episode, Brian Mullins talks with Orangeville, Ontario, farrier Brad Davidson about continuing education and improving in the trade.

How to be a Good Client to Your Farrier

In this video from BackPunch, Diego Almeida, the director of the Montana State University Farrier School, provides insights for horse owners on how to be a good client for their farrier.

Farrier Focus Podcast: Dennis Manning

In this episode, Pete Butler talks with Roosevelt, Utah, farrier Dennis Manning about his beginnings as a farrier, lessons he learned from studying with Dr. Doug Butler, the beginnings of the AFA and the history of certification from his years of being on the certification committee, stories from his career of shoeing horses, his interest in making tools, guns, and hobbles.

Check out "This Week" from Oct. 31 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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