Calendar of Events - American Association of Professional Farriers

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Events in the month of March 2018
DateEvent
03/02/18
Meader Supply Hammer-In, Rochester, NH (5 CE)

APPROVED FOR 5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/06/18
Oakhurst Equine Farrier Forum, Newberg, OR (3 CE)

This is a monthly event beginning at 6PM on the first Tuesday. Farriers are encouraged to nominate "difficult" shoeing cases prior to the event. Two chosen horses are brought in, videoed, radiographed and blocked by an Oakhurst veterinarian. The cases are discussed in a classroom setting among all the farriers and a plan is made. The horses are then re-shod to the plans specifications by the nominating shoer.

Veterinarians:
  • Sylvia Ouellette DVM DABVP
  • Jack Root DVM
APPROVED FOR 3 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREIDTS
 

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03/09/18
 -03/10/18
41st Annual R. T. Duggan Farrier Supply Clinic, Ramsey, MN (12 CE)

Clinician:
  • Chad Chance CJF
Schedule:
  • Friday, March 9 - R. T. Duggan Farrier Supply, Ramsey, MN
    • 9 am - 12 Noon:  Lectures
    • 1 pm - 4 pm:  Demonstration - Live Shoeing
  • Saturday, March 10 - Stephen Hendrickson's, Isanti, MN
    • 9 am - 12 Noon:  Forging Clinic
    • 1 pm - 4 pm:  Forging Clinic
APPROVED FOR 12 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (6 CE Credits per Day)

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03/10/18
NMPHA Clinic at Landmark Mercantile, Mesquite, NM

Clinician:
  • Jake Engler CJF
Sponsor:
  • Farrier Product Distribution
APPLYING FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/14/18
Radiology for the Farrier Clinic, Fort Wayne, IN (7 CE)

Clinician:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF of Webster, New York
CLICK HERE for Schedule for Clinic

APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/16/18
 -03/17/18
Ken Davis and Sons Clinic, Richwood, OH

Clinicians:
  • Roy Bloom CJF APF-I of Drummond, Wisconsin (Friday)
  • Conrad Trow CJF of Goshen, Kentucky (Saturday)
Sponsor:
  • Farrier Product Distribution
Schedule:
  • Friday:
    • 1 pm - 4 pm:  "Forging & Tool Maintenance" - Roy Bloom CJF APF-I
  • Saturday:
    • 9 am - 12 Noon:  "Shoeing to Stay Ahead" - Conrad Trow CJF DipWCF
    • 1 pm - 4 pm:  "Shoeing to Stay Ahead" (continued)
APPROVED FOR 9 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Friday - 3 CE Credits; Saturday - 6 CE Credits)

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03/16/18
Meader Supply Hammer-In, Rochester, NH (5 CE)

APPROVED FOR 5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/17/18
TPFA Clinic at Texas Farrier Supply, Weatherford, TX

Clinician:
  • Dave Farley CF APF-I of Coshocton, Ohio and Loxahatchee, Florida
Sponsor:
  • Farrier Product Distribution
APPLYING FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/17/18
Horseshoes Plus' 25th Annual Spring Clinic, Barrington, NH (5 CE)

Clinician:
  • Steve Kraus CJF APF
Topics:
  • "Effects of Conformation on Soundness and Performance"
  • "Diseases of the Foot"
Sponsors:
  • Delta Mustad Hoofcare Center
  • Horseshoes Plus
  • Castle Plastics
  • Soundhorse Technologies
  • Vettec Hoofcare Products
  • Grand Circuit Products
APPROVED FOR 5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/17/18
Meader Supply Hammer-In, Rochester, NH (5 CE)

Clinician:
  • Lori McBride CJF
APPROVED FOR 5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/18/18
 -03/24/18
Blacksmithing: Viking-Style Ironwork Class, Brasstown, NC

Clinician:
  • Elmer Roush - Elmer began blacksmithing in 1970. He has studied with Peter Ross, William Fiorini, Václav Jaroš, and others. Elmer has taught blacksmithing at the Folk School for over 20 years; has also taught at Southwest Virginia Community College, Touchstone, and Peters Valley; and he was the head instructor and CEO of the Cearta Inneona Blacksmithing School in Ireland. He also served as a monitor at the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, the resident blacksmith at the Folk School, and a past board member of ABANA. He is currently self-employed as an artist-blacksmith here in Brasstown.  A viking-style axe forged by Elmer is pictured below.

Details:
Do you enjoy blacksmithing with a historical perspective? This class will focus on reproducing 10th-century Viking relics, including spearheads, axes, arrowheads, and locks. Drawings and tracings of original pieces will be available as guides. Knowledge of how to build & maintain a forge fire, along with basic blacksmithing and forge-welding skills are needed for this intermediate class.

APPLIED FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

 

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03/22/18
 -03/24/18
2018 Canadian Horseshoeing Championships & Team Trials

Clinician/Judge:
  • Jake Engler CJF of Navasota, Texas
Presented By:
  • Western Canadian Farriers Association

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03/22/18
Radiology for the Farrier Clinic, Westfield, MA (7 CE)

Clinician:
  • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF of Webster, New York
CLICK HERE for Schedule for Clinic

APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/23/18
Farrier Friday, Murrysville, PA (5 CE)

Clinicians:
  • Gary Gatts APF-I
  • Dr. Jim Zeliff
  • Other Attendees
APPROVED FOR 5 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/24/18
Equine Health Symposium, Raleigh, NC (6 CE)

Clinicians:
  • Dr. Myra Durham
  • Dr. Richard (Dick) Mansmann
  • Rick Snead
  • Steve Prescott CJF APF-I
  • Katie Sheats
  • Bob Meyer
APPROVED FOR 6 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/24/18
26th Annual NC Tool Clinic & Open House, Pleasant Garden, NC

Clinician:
  • Roy Bloom CJF APF-I
Sponsor:
  • Farrier Product Distribution
APPLYING FOR AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/24/18
SWOFA Winter Clinic, Richmond, Indiana (7 CE)

Clinician:
  • Steve Sermersheim CJF TE AWCF of Danville, Illinois
Topics:
  • Lecture:  "Basic Fundamentals for Long Term Hoof Capsule Health"
  • Shoeing & Forging Demonstrations
  • Hands-On Opportunities
APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/29/18
 -03/31/18
Equine Anatomy with Advanced Hoof Course, Big Timber, MT (22 CE)

Clinicians:
  • Katie Curry DC IVCA
  • Dr. Katherine Moriarty
Sponsor:
  • Duplo Composite Horseshoes
Schedule: APPROVED FOR 22 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS (Thursday - 7 CE Credits; Friday - 7 CE Credits; Saturday - 8 CE Credits)

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03/31/18
Topeka Livestock Auction Farrier Clinic, Topeka, IN (7 CE)

Clinician:
  • Randy Luikart CJF of Ashland, Ohio
Lectures:
  • "Balance"
  • "Gait Fault Analysis"
Demonstrations:
  • Shoeing 3 Horses with X-Rays Prior to Shoeing, Forging/Modifiying Shoes, Nailing On, and X-Rays After Shoeing
APPROVED FOR 7 AAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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03/31/18
West Michigan Horseshoe Supply Clinic, Shelby, MI

Clincian:
  • Danvers Child CJF

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03/31/18
Region 5 AFA - Vet Clinic, Blacksburg, VA

Clinician:
  • Steve Sermersheim CJF TE AWCF

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