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.   

The Hoof Mechanism Revisited

In this video from the French Institute of Horse and Riding, International Equine Veterinarian Hall of Fame member Chris Pollitt discusses Laminitis: The Hoof Mechanism Revisited.


Foam Board Application Tip for Vettec Pour

In this video from Farrier Product Distribution, Larkin Green shares some tips to avoid bonding problems with foam board during Vettec pour-in applications.

Hoof of the Horse Podcast: Simon Moore

In this episode of the Hoof of the Horse Podcast, International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Simon Curtis talks with English farrier Simon Moore about his life and work including examinations and hoof balance.

Limestone Native Reflects on Career in Horse Hoof Care

The Daily Journal in Kankakee, Ill., features Lake Geneva, Wis., farrier Stefan Sebastiani who will host a farrier from the country of Lesotho in southern Africa through an exchange program with the International Association of Professional Farriers.

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