american farrier's association

FootPro Info Series: Kerckhaert Draft Horse Shoes and Shaping Techniques

Mike Wildenstein, CJF FWCF (hons) has a step by step discussion of the Kerckhaert 3/8" and 1/2" draft horse shoes and works through efficient steps in shaping the shoes. For more information, visit for videos and articles.

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46th Annual AFA Convention- March 7-10, 2017

It's our 46th consecutive convention and "We're on Fire!" From a roster of world class speakers, to the 2017 National Forging and Horseshoeing Competition, live shoeing demos, "how to" tool making and maintenance demonstrations and shoeing demos by the current American Farriers Team, there is something for everyone on the schedule.
And let's not forget one of the best places to spend time: the MarketPlace where you will find booths with the latest and best tools and products the industry has to offer, plus gifts and specialty services. It's all right there in an environment that is friendly and welcoming.

Online registration is easy and fast. And if you complete it before February 01 you realize significant savings AND get a t-shirt that will be the envy of your friends! And while you are at it, please remember to book your hotel room, because...

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