Calendar of Events - American Association of Professional Farriers

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Events in the month of October 2017
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10/05/17
WNYVMA Large Animal Group Clinic, Buffalo, NY (4 CE)

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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10/06/17
 -10/08/17
World Championship Blacksmiths Competition, Doswell, VA (26 CE)

Clinican/Judge:
  • Brian Nelson CJF of Caldwell, Idaho
APPROVED FOR 26 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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10/06/17
 -10/08/17
Science of Motion 2017 International Conference, Eatonton, GA (8 CE)

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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10/07/17
AAPF/IAPF Hoofcare Essentials Clinic at Tennessee Farrier Supply, Cumberland Furnance, TN (6 CE)

Clincians & Topics:
  • Jennifer Horn CJF APF, Sault Ste Marie, Michigan
    • "Understanding the BIG Picture in Everyday Hoofcare"
    • "The Importance of Working in the Forge"
       
  • Bob Smith CF APF-I, Plymouth, California
    • "Lost Shoes from Conformation Faults & Rider Error"
    • "What Clients Want"
APPROVED FOR 6 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
 

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10/07/17
 -10/08/17
Maine Farriers Association Fall Clinic, Orono, ME (12 CE)

Clinician:
  • Doug Anderson CF APF, Mount Airy, Maryland
Topics:
  • "Understanding Balance Through Weight Bearing"
  • "Is Your Perspective Balanced?"
  • "Shoes, Pads, and Modifications That Support the Trim & Biomechanics"
  • Live Shoeing to Demonstrate The Above Lectures
APPROVED FOR 12 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (6 CE Credits Per Day)

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10/07/17
Farrier and Blacksmith Swap Meet, Foristell, MO

This free tailgate-swap meet is open to all farriers and blacksmiths looking to buy and sell any horseshoeing or forging equipment, tools and supplies. All transactions are between the seller and buyer.

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10/09/17
 -10/13/17
Dr. Redden's Equine Podiatry Course, Versailles, KY (35 CE)

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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10/13/17
 -10/15/17
WCFA Annual Fall Conference & Competition, Chilliwack, BC (10.5 CE)

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
AAPF/IAPF Hoofcare Essentials Clinic at Meredith Manor, Waverly, WV (21 CE)

Clinicians:
  • Mike Hayward APF-I
  • Gary Gatts APF-I
  • Darren Owen CF APF
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF
  • John Crothers CF APF-I
Schedule:
  • Friday, October 13
    • 8:30 am - Registration
    • 9 am - Lecture: "How to be a Successful & Profitable Apprentice" (Hayward)
    • 12 Noon - Lunch
    • 1 pm - Informal Open Discussion and Demonstration of Apprenticeship Expectations (Hayward)
    • 6:30 pm - Dinner at local restaurant
  • Saturday, October 14
    • 8:30 am - Registration
    • 9 am - Lecture: "How to Build a Successful Business" (Hayward)
    • 12 Noon - Lecture: "The Value of Continuing Education" (Gatts)
    • 1 pm - Lunch
    • 2 pm - Lecture: "Perceived Value and Branding" (Hayward)
    • 4 pm - Lecture: "Nutrition for the Hoof" (Owen)
    • 6:30 pm - Dinner at local restaurant
  • Sunday, October 15
    • 8:30 am - Registration
    • 9 am - Lecture: "Radiation Safety" (Buff)
    • 1 pm - Lunch
    • 2 pm - Lecture: "Radiography Interpretation" (Buff)
    • 6:30 pm - Dinner at local restaurant
APPROVED FOR 21 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (7 Credits per Day)

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10/14/17
 -10/15/17
2017 Equine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Symposium, Raleigh, NC (13.75 CE)

Clinicians:
  • Dr. Tracy Turner
  • Dr. Andrew van Eps
  • Dr. Richard Mansmann
  • Dr. Kirsten Tillotson
  • Dr. Robert Meyer
  • Dr. Fernando Cardenas
Schedule: Sponsors:
  • Equicast Inc
  • Horse Gym USA
  • Luitpold Pharmaceuticals
  • Patterson Veterinary Equine Division
  • Pulse Veterinary Technologies
  • Soft-Ride Inc
APPROVED FOR 13.75 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Saturday - 6.75; Sunday - 7 CE Credits)

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10/14/17
Farrier Science Seminar, Brentwood, CA (8 CE)

Clinician:
  • Kirk Adkins MS CJF APF
Topics:
  • Functional Anatomy - Lectures, Hands-On, Demonstrations
APPROVED FOR 8 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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10/19/17
 -10/21/17
13th Annual FAEP Promoting Excellence Symposium, Naples, FL

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

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10/27/17
 -10/29/17
2017 NO Laminitis! Conference, Tucson, AZ (21 CE)

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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10/30/17
Yoder Blacksmith Supplies Annual Clinic, Fredericksburg, OH (6.5 CE)

Clinician:
  • Dallas Morgan CJF
APPROVED FOR 6.5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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