Welsh farrier Grant Moon performs live shoeing demonstrations at the 2015 Cornell Farrier Conference in Ithaca, N.Y.
Loveland, Colo., farrier Steve Foxworth incorporates a mindset of learning and growth in his life and hoof-care practice. “I don’t care who you are or how long you’ve been shoeing horses, if you’re not in a mindset of learning and growth, you’re going to struggle. You have to do away with the fear of failing or making a mistake and embrace what could happen.”
Troy Price, a Uniondale, Ind., farrier, instructs Colt Ingram of Chesapeake, Va., on forging horseshoes at the Troy Price Horseshoeing School in May 2014.
Richfield, Wis., farrier Todd Gillis works on Beamer, a 19-year-old Bay Quarter Horse that grew a second hoof wall after a severely negative reaction to a strangles vaccine.
Chris Gregory, the owner and instructor at Heartland Horseshoeing School in Lamar, Mo., offered his insights on hoof care at the Centaur Forge spring clinic in April 2014 in Burlington, Wis.
Soggy conditions present plenty of hoof-care challenges for Virginia farrier.
Shreve, Ohio, farrier Lester Yoder provides hoof care for trail riding horses at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Middleburg Heights, Ohio.
Organization, tough choices and hard work help Missouri farrier Kyle Crawford to excel.
Chelsea, Okla., farrier Craig Stark maintains better feet by preparing for the volatile changes in seasonal climates.