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.

Managing the Laminitic Horse

Your hoof-care client has been diagnosed with Laminitis; what are the next steps? In this Facebook video from Life Data Labs, Mike Barker and Corbin Delaney discuss tips to help manage the laminitic horse.

Barrel Horse Traction

In this article from BarrelRacing.com, Lee Olsen, CJF, of Brock, Texas, discusses rider-farrier relationships and traction.


Ode to the Horse

In this Facebook post, Arizona farrier James Wyatt Weatherford shares some wisdom, "for the good of the horse."

Shoe Mods for Rotational Deviations

In this Facebook video from Farrier Product Distribution, International Horseshoeing Hall of Fame member Mike Wildenstein, CJF, FWCF (hons), shares some shoeing modification ideas that can be useful for some rotational deviations.

Mullins Farrier Podcast: Tyler Joos

In this episode of the Mullins Farrier Podcast, Brian Mullins, CJF, sits down with Wyoming, Ill., farrier and toolmaker Tyler Joos, CJF.

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