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.

Heavy Shoeing

International Horseshoeing Hall of Famer Simon Curtis has converted DVD videos of fellow Hall of Famers Jim and Allan Ferrie on shoeing the Clydesdale and shared them to his YouTube channel.

Have a Drink on Me

Saskatchewan farrier Kale Lajeuness needs a drink while working on a horse with a quarter crack.


Mountain Shoeing

Oregon farrier Gavine Cooper shares a video of International Horseshoeing Hall of Famer Craig Trnka demonstrating how he shoes a horse that’s about to go into the mountains to hunt elk.

Farrier Focus Podcast: Cushing's Disease

In this episode of the Farrier Focus Podcast, International Horseshoeing Hall of Famer Doug Butler discusses Cushing's disease and some principles for treating the laminitis and founder that often follow.

Evaluation and Trim

International Horseshoeing Hall of Famer Dave Farley discusses evaluating and trimming a hoof in this video from Farrier Product Distribution.

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