Calendar of Events - American Association of Professional Farriers

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Clinicians:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF
  • Ken Best APF
  • Kris Kibbey (Vettec)
APPROVED FOR 22 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Thursday - 7; Friday - 7; Saturday - 8)

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08/17/17
-08/19/17
9:00am to 6:00pmEsco Buff PhD APF-I CF


APPROVED FOR 3 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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08/17/174:30pm to 7:30pmAdam Wynbrandt APF-I


Clinician:
  • Mark Caldwell PhD FWCF
Schedule:
  • Tuesday, August 22
    • Lectures:
      • "Static & Dynamic Foot Balance"
      • "The Anatomy of the Hoof, Hoof Mapping Parameters, Equine Geometric Foot Morphology and Pathologies"
      • "Shoeing the Horse with Navicular Syndrome"
      • "Repetitive Strain Injuries in the Performance Horse"
      • "How to Treat the Performance Horse as a Farrier"
  • Wednesday, August 23
    • Demonstrations:
      • Horse Trot Up, Lameness Evaluation, Shoeing Plan
      • Forging Shoes
      • Shoeing Horse
      • Re-Evaluation of the Horse
    • Therapeutic Shoemaking Class
Sponsors:
  • Werkman Horseshoes
  • Life Data Labs
  • Exim Rasps
APPROVED FOR 14 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7 CE CREDITS PER DAY)

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08/22/17
-08/23/17
9:00am to 5:00pmSam Durham


Clinicians/Representatives of:
  • Equicast
  • Equithotics
  • Formahoof
  • GluShu
  • Luwex
  • Soundhorse
  • Vettec
Schedule:
  • Friday, August 25
    • Morning - 1/2 hour presentations by above representatives
    • Afternoon - Product demos by same representatives
  • Saturday, August 26
    • Wet Lab Rotation with above companies
APPLIED FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 

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08/25/17
-08/26/17
8:00am to 6:00pmJulia Fogle


Clinician:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF
Blacksmith Demonstration

This event is held in memory of 2nd Lieutenant Marcus F Morris, who passed away from complications due to diabetes. 

APPROVED FOR 9 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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08/26/178:00am to 6:00pmEsco Buff PhD APF-I CF


Clinician:
  • Dr. Ric Redden
This 5 day course is designed for farriers and veterinarians that have a strong desire to enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of Equine Podiatry. Radiographic and venogram information coupled with dependable mechanical concepts can open the doors of opportunity for career and life threatening foot issues. Register for the 3 day lecture or spend all 5 inspiring days with us. The Hands On Clinic is limited to the first 15 attendees that register for the 5 Day Course.

APPROVED FOR 35 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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08/28/17
-09/01/17
8:00am to 5:00pmShannon Redden


Clinician:
  • Craig Trnka CJF APF
Schedule:
  • Morning: Lecture: "Shoeing from the Bridge of the Foot"
  • Afternoon Demo: "Forging Techniques"
APPLIED FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

Alternate Contact:  Shaun Woodsum - 928-978-1822

 

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09/08/178:30am to 5:00pmJohn Samsill APF


Clinician:
  • Danvers Child CJF
Schedule:
  • Thursday
    • Morning: AFA Pre-Certification
    • Afternoon: AFA Certification
  • Friday
    • AFA Certification
  • Saturday
    • Clinic
APPLIED FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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09/14/17
-09/16/17
9:00am to 4:00pmNancy Duggan


Clinicians:
  • Gerard Laverty CJF TE AWCF
  • Paul Edmonds DVM
Topics:
  • Case Studies: "Lameness Issue" and "Ligament Injuries" (includes x-rays, diagnosis, and shoeing)
  • Forging with Jackpot Class
APPROVED FOR 12 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:
  • Friday - 8 CE Credits
  • Saturday - 4 CE Credits

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09/15/17
-09/16/17
8:00am to 5:00pmScott Smith CJF


Clinician:
  • Dusty Franklin CJF DipWCF ASF APF
Presentation:
  • "Back to Basics" - Lecture, Live Shoeing & Shoe Modifications
Sponsor:
  • Delta Mustad Hoofcare Center
APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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09/16/178:00am to 4:30pmVin Giannetti


Clinician:
  • Mark Caldwell PhD FWCF
Schedule:
  • Saturday, September 16
    • Lectures:
      • "Static & Dynamic Foot Balance"
      • "The Anatomy of the Hoof, Hoof Mapping Parameters, Equine Geometric Foot Morphology and Pathologies"
      • "Shoeing the Horse with Navicular Syndrome"
      • "Repetitive Strain Injuries in the Performance Horse"
      • "How to Treat the Performance Horse as a Farrier"
  • Sunday, September 17
    • Demonstrations:
      • Horse Trot Up, Lameness Evaluation, Shoeing Plan
      • Forging Shoes
      • Shoeing Horse
      • Re-Evaluation of the Horse
    • Therapeutic Shoemaking Class
Sponsors:
  • Exim Rasps
  • Werkman Horseshoes
  • Optima Horseshoe Nails
APPROVED FOR 14 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7 CE CREDITS PER DAY)

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09/16/17
-09/17/17
9:00am to 5:00pmChristopher Beggs CHP APF-I


Clinicians:
  • Doug Butler PhD CJF FWCF
  • George Fitzgerald
  • Jennifer Horn CJF APF
  • Mike Miller MD CJF AWCF APF
  • Mike Savoldi
  • John Soto APF
  • Terry Stever
APPROVED FOR 29 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (21 CE Credits for Lectures and Dry Labs + 8 CE Credits for Wet Labs = 29 Total)


 

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09/20/17
-09/23/17
 Dave Dawson APF


APPROVED FOR 3 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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09/21/174:30pm to 7:30pmAdam Wynbrandt APF-I


Clinician:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF
Topics:
  • History of Farriery
  • Sole Related Issues
  • Hoof Attachment Issues
  • Hoof Wall Issues
  • Frog Issues
  • Inside the Hoof
  • Lower Limb Tendon and Ligament Issues
  • Hot and Controversial Issues
  • How to Balance a Hoof by the Whole Horse Method
  • Radiology for the Farrier
APPROVED FOR 15 AAPF/CAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7.5 CE Credits per Day)

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09/23/17
-09/24/17
9:00am to 6:00pmBetty Jean Matthews


Clinician:
  • Mark Caldwell PhD FWCF
Schedule:
  • Saturday, September 23
    • Lectures:
      • "Static & Dynamic Foot Balance"
      • "The Anatomy of the Hoof, Hoof Mapping Parameters, Equine Geometric Foot Morphology and Pathologies"
      • "Shoeing the Horse with Navicular Syndrome"
      • "Repetitive Strain Injuries in the Performance Horse"
      • "How to Treat the Performance Horse as a Farrier"
  • Sunday, September 24
    • Demonstrations:
      • Horse Trot Up, Lameness Evaluation, Shoeing Plan
      • Forging Shoes
      • Shoeing Horse
      • Re-Evaluation of the Horse
    • Therapeutic Shoemaking Class
Sponsors:
  • Exim Rasps
  • Werkman Horseshoes
  • Optima Horseshoe Nails
APPROVED FOR 14 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7 CE CREDITS PER DAY)

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09/23/17
-09/24/17
9:00am to 5:00pmJoel Stewart


Clinician:
  • Jean-Marie Denoix
Topics:
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Foot Injuries"
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Joint & Ligament Injuries"
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Tendon Injuries"
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Suspensory Disease"
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Podotrachlear Syndrome (Navicular)"
  • "Therapeutic Shoeing of Other Injuries"
  • Discussion of Case Studies
APPROVED FOR 6 AAPF/CAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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09/27/179:00am to 4:00pmLexy Mills


Clinicians:
  • AAPF/IAPF Board of Directors
Topics:
  • TBA
Sponsors - AAPF/IAPF Educational Partners:
  • ACR Aluminum Horseshoes
  • American Farriers Journal
  • Anatomy of the Equine LLC
  • Anvil Brand Shoe Company
  • Blacksmith Buddy
  • Bloom Forge
  • Castle Plastics Inc.
  • Daisy Haven Farm: School of Integrative Hoofcare
  • Dechra Veterinary Products
  • Delta Mustad Hoofcare Center
  • Diamond Farrier Company
  • e-hoof.com
  • East Coast Horseshoe Supply
  • EasyCare Inc
  • Electric Hoof Knife
  • EponaShoe
  • Exim Rasps
  • Farrier Product Distribution
  • Farriers' Fix Hoof Oil
  • G.E. Forge & Tool
  • Hanton Horseshoes
  • The Horse
  • The Horseshoe Barn
  • Horseshoes Plus Inc.
  • Ice Horse
  • Kahn Forge Inc.
  • Ken Davis & Sons
  • Life Data Labs
  • MFC Horseshoeing Tools / Purcell Farrier Supply
  • Markel Insurance
  • Meader Supply Co.
  • Monetta Farrier Specialties
  • NC Tool Co.
  • Nature Farms Farrier Supply
  • Northeast Farrier Supply
  • Nutrena - a Cargill Company
  • Pacific Coast Horseshoeing School
  • Palm Beach Farrier Service
  • Polyflex Horseshoes (No Anvil LLC)
  • Pyranha Inc.
  • Razerhorse
  • Save Edge Inc.
  • Scott Anvils
  • Soft Ride Boots
  • Vetoquinol USA
  • Vettec Hoof Care
  • Visby Products
  • Well-Shod Farrier Products
  • Wellpride LLLP
  • Werkman Horseshoes
  • World Championship Blacksmiths
  • W. F. Young (Absorbine, Magic Cushion)
  • Yoder Blacksmith Supplies
APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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09/30/178:30am to 5:00pmBryan Quinsey


Clinician:
  • Steve Kraus CJF APF
Topics:
  • "Evaluating Conformation as a Source of Lameness"
  • "Hoof Diseases in Horses"
  • "Angular Limb Deformities in Foals"
  • "Maggot Debridement Therapy for Serious Hoof Infections"
  • "Treatment of Canker in Horses"
  • "Clinical Uses of Glue-On Shoes" (if time permits)
COST:  $25 per person (farrier)

APPROVED FOR 4 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 

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10/05/171:00pm to 5:00pmDr. Jean Feldman


Clinician:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF (day one)
Topic:
  • "Balancing a Hoof and Horse by the Whole Horse Method"
APPROVED FOR 8 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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10/06/17
-10/08/17
9:00am to 6:00pmHelyn Cornille


Clincians & Topics:
  • Jennifer Horn CJF APF
    •  
  • Bob Smith CF APF-I
    • "Lost Shoes from Conformation Faults & Rider Error"
    • "What Clients Want"
APPROVED FOR 6 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 

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10/07/178:30am to 4:00pmSteve Edwards APF


Clinician:
  • Dr. Ric Redden
This 5 day course is designed for farriers and veterinarians that have a strong desire to enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of Equine Podiatry. Radiographic and venogram information coupled with dependable mechanical concepts can open the doors of opportunity for career and life threatening foot issues. Register for the 3 day lecture or spend all 5 inspiring days with us. The Hands On Clinic is limited to the first 15 attendees that register for the 5 Day Course.

APPROVED FOR 35 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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10/09/17
-10/13/17
8:00am to 5:00pmShannon Redden


Clinicians:
  • Travis Koons CJF
  • Mitch Taylor CJF AWCF APF
Schedule:
  • Friday, October 13 - Forging Competition
  • Saturday, October 14 - Lectures, Trade Show, Demonstrations
  • Sunday, October 15 - Lectures, Demonstrations
APPROVED FOR 10.5 AAPF/CAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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10/13/17
-10/15/17
 Rick Higginson CJF


Clinician:
  • Mike Hayward APF-I
Topics:
  • To be announced
APPROVED FOR 14 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7 Credits per Day)

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10/13/17
-10/14/17
8:30am to 5:00pmJohn Crothers CF APF-I


Keynote Speaker:
  • Sue Dyson MA VetMB PhD DEO FRCVS
  • Lisa Fortier DVM PhD DACVS

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10/19/17
-10/21/17
 Philip Hinkle, Executive Director


Clinicians:
  • Robert Bowker VMD PhD
  • Lisa Fiscaletti BS
  • Kathleen Gustafson PhD
  • Eleanor Kellon VMD
  • Lisa Lancaster DVM PhD
  • Carol Layton BSc MEd
  • Paige Poss APF
Sponsor:
  • ECIR Group Inc.
APPROVED FOR 21 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Friday - 8.5 CE; Saturday - 8.5 CE; Sunday - 4 CE Credits)

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10/27/17
-10/29/17
 Nancy Collins


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11/17/17
-11/21/17
 David Foley


Clinicians: 
  • Andrew Van Eps, Queensland, Australia
  • Randy Luikart, Ashland, Ohio

Sponsors:  TBD

APPLYING FOR AAPF/CAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

 

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01/23/18
-01/26/18
 Jeremy McGovern


Clinicians:
  • Michael Wildenstein CJF FWCF (Hons) APF
  • Adam Wynbrandt APF-I
Topics:
  • To be announced
APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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02/03/188:30am to 4:00pmGrace & Jeff Gartner


Clinicians:
  • To be announced
APPLYING FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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02/27/18
-03/02/18
 Beth Daniels


Clinicians:  TBD

Sponsors:  TBD

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01/22/19
-01/25/19
 Jeremy McGovern


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