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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.

Forging Brains: Gavine Cooper & Riley Kirkpatrick

Oregon farriers Gavine Cooper and Riley Kirkpatrick introduce a new podcast “Forging Brains” on Spotify.

Evaluating Before Trimming

In this YouTube video from Farrier Product Distribution, Montana farrier Tom Petersen, CJF, explains some of the basic principles he applies when evaluating the limb and hoof before starting his trim and shoeing.

The Hoof of the Horse Podcast: Bernard Duvernay & Mark Aikens

In this episode of The Horse of the Horse Podcast, International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Simon Curtis, PhD, FWCF, discusses volunteering and charitable work to improve the standard of farriery via the Flying Anvil Foundation with farriers Bernard Duvernay and Mark Aikens.

Lateral Extension Barshoe

In this YouTube video from Pacific Northwest Farrier Show, Gavine Cooper forges a lateral extension barshoe using the whip-across welding method.

Hitting Your Stride Podcast: Brian Mullins

As part of his Mullins Farrier Podcast, Brian Mullins, CJF, ASF, typically is on the interviewer’s side of the microphone. In this episode of the Hitting Your Stride Podcast, the Palgrave, Ontario, farrier finds himself as the subject, although he gets in a few questions of his own.

Stop, Drop and Roll

In this TikTok video, Chesterfield, England, farrier Thomas Bradbury puts his own farrier-related twist on the Stop, Drop and Roll trend.


@farriertom381 Alittle late but i thought id jump on this one ������ #farrier #stopdropandroll #farrierlife #hot #dance #fyp #equine #horse #bants #funny #farriersoftiktok #work #equestrian #justforfun ♬ Originalton - revcngerz


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