SEVERAL NEW ADDITIONS in this issue are geared toward making it much easier to get “bonus” information on footcare techniques and valuable product information in a more timely matter.
At the end of many articles in this issue, you’ll now find a box that provides additional sources of information. This is still another way we’re helping you find more information on important topics, something we’re able to provide as a result of having published more than 2,500 articles in American Farriers Journal over the past 30 years.
You’ll find an example in the Pages 13 to 15 article dealing with properly preparing a new hoof knife. This particular reference box lists three of 29 American Farriers Journal articles that you can check for more information on hoof knife selection, maintenance and usage. Some boxes also include references to Special Shoeing Reports, books, Web sites and other sources. It’s one more way to help you expand your footcare knowledge.
You’ll continue to find the “Reader Service Cards” in every issue (see opposite page) that allow you to mail a request for more information regarding an ad or a “Product Preview” mention. To speed up the process, we’ve now introduced “AFJ’s Online Product Information” that you can use at your convenience 24 hours a day. And there’s no need to have to make a phone call to a sales person when you need quick answers on new products.
You’ll save both time and a…