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 a Hockey Stick

In this Instagram post from BackPunch, Diego Almeida, CJF (TE, EE, FE), AWCF, of Montana State University, demonstrates how to forge a hockey stick for bar shoes.

Center-of-Stock Fit

In this Facebook post from Austin Forge and Machine, Texas farrier Austin Edens, CJF, uses CAD to illustrate center-of-stock fit.

Final Approach Podcast: Jim Keith

In this episode of the Final Approach Podcast with Chris Gregory, the Heartland Horseshoeing School founder talks with fellow International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Jim Keith, CJF, of Tucumcari, N.M.

Pick 'Em Up

In this Facebook post, California farrier Shane Westman demonstrates the importance of picking up your nails.

Why Use High Nails?

In this YouTube video from Olsen Equine, Texas farrier Lee Olsen, CJF, explains the benefits of high nails.

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