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Events in the month of February 2021
February 1, 2021
Clinicians & Topics:
  • Live Panel Discussion: "Helping Horses Overcome Soft Tissue Injuries" (Feb 9 at 7 pm CT and Feb 20 @ 2 pm) (2 CE)
    • Moderator:  Stuart Muir CJF NZCEF DipWCF APF, Lexington, KY
    • Panelists:
      • Todd Allen CJF APF, Vandergrift, PA
      • Travis Burns CJF TE EE AWCF APF-I, Blacksburg, VA
      • Nick Denson, Sagamore Beach, MA
      • Adam Pendleton DVM CJF, Marblehead, OH
      • Tim Shannon CJF AWCF GradDip ELR APF, Moreno Valley, CA
  • Live Online Q & A Session (Feb. 16 at 7 pm CT) (1 CE)
    • "Managing Foot Fractures & Working in a Veterinary-Farrier Team"
      • Pat Reilly, New Bolton Center, PA
  • Live Online Q & A Session (Feb. 23 at 7 pm CT) (1 CE)
    • "Hoof-Care Insight and Product Innovation"
      • Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF, Webster, NY
  • On-Demand Virtual Clinic (1 CE)
    • "Management of Fractures Within the Hoof"
      • Pat Reilly, New Bolton Center, PA
      • Dean Richardson DVM DACVS, New Bolton Center, PA
  • On-Demand Virtual Clinic (1 CE)
    • "Creative Uses for Hospital Plates on Horses"
      • Travis Burns CJF TE EE AWCF APF-I, Blacksburg, VA
  • Virtual Clinic (1 CE)
    • "Evaluation of Horse's Needs and Strategies for Applying Therapeutic Shoeing Packages"
      • Blane Chapman, Vernon, TX
  • Topics from Previous International Hoof-Care Summits:
    • "Principles and Solutions for Helping Horses with Poor Sole Depth" (1 CE)
      • Sammy Pittman DVM APF, Collinsville, TX
    • "Recognizing and Treating Angular Limb or Flexural Deformities in Foals" (1 CE)
      • Steve Kraus CJF APF, Ithaca, NY
    • "Regardless of the Modality, Basic Farrier Principles Must be Addressed in Therapeutic Cases" (1 CE)
      • Mitch Taylor CJF AWCF, Richmond, KY
    • "The Use of the Heart-Bar Shoe" (1 CE)
      • Jay Tovey, Bedford, England
    • "Together We Can Eradicate Club Foot" (1 CE)
      • Simon Curtis PhD FWCF BSc APF, Bury St. Edmunds, England
    • "Radiographs in the Use of Farriery" (1 CE)
      • Scott Pleasant DVM MS DACVS, Blacksburg, VA
    • "Causes and Diagnoses with Navicular Apparatus" - Parts 1 and 2 (2 CE)
      • Scott Pleasant DVM MS DACVS, Blacksburg, VA
      • Travis Burns CJF TE EE AWCF APF-I, Blacksburg, VA
    • "Foal Limb Deviations: Identification and Management Techniques" (1 CE)
      • Kirk Adkins MS CJF APF, Vacaville, CA
    • "The Caudal Aspects of the Foot" (1 CE)
      • Danvers Child CJF, Lafayette, IN
    • "Why Equine Bones Break and Tendons Rupture" (1 CE)
      • Renate Weller PhD DVM MSc FHEA MRCVS, London, England
    • "Shoeing the Hind Limbs for Performance and Therapy" - Parts 1 and 2 (2 CE)
      • Hans Castelijns DVM, Cortona, Italy
    • "Hoof Capsule Management for Sheared Heels and Quarter Cracks" (1 CE)
      • Bob Pethick APF CJF, Califon, NJ
    • "Shoeing Strategies for Addressing Navicular Syndrome" (1 CE)
      • Vern Dryden DVM CJF, Lexington, KY
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  • Absorbine (W.F. Young Co.)
  • Castle Plastics
  • Kawell USA
  • Soft-Ride 
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February 5, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Schedule:
  • Friday, February 5, 2021
    • 9 am - 4 pm:  Certification Clinic
    • 5 pm - ?:  Certification (Turn In Shoe Boards, Written Exams, Bar Shoe Exam)
  • Saturday, February 6, 2021
    • 9 am - ?:  Certification (Live Shoeing Exams)
Clinician/Judge:
  • To be announced
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February 6, 2021
Clinicians:
  • Susan Stover DVM PhD DACVS
  • Sarah le Jeune DVM DACVS DECVS DACVSMR CVA, CertVetChiro
  • Curtis Burns APF-I
  • Mathieu Spriet DVM DACVR
  • Shane Westman APF-I
APPROVED FOR 4 IAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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February 6, 2021
Clinician:
  • Daisy Bicking APF-I
APPROVED FOR 4 IAPF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

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February 24, 2021
Due to meeting restrictions in Cincinnati, Ohio, the IAPF Board of Directors has determined that it will hold its 2021 Annual Meeting virtually, by using Zoom.  All members and guests are invited to attend.  You may gain access by either using a computer or by telephone.  Please see log-in information below.

The agenda will include the awarding of:
  • Robert "Red" Renchin CF APF Leadership Award - Presented to a farrier or veterinarian who has displayed leadership qualities similar to Mr. Renchin.  This award is sponsored annually by the American Farriers Journal.
  • G. E. Forge & Tool Leadership Award - Presented to a non-farrier or veterinarian who has displayed leadership qualities similar to Beth and Walt Garner - principals of G. E. Forge & Tool.
  • Meader Supply Future Leader Award - Presented to aspiring farriers who have demonstrated leadership qualities.
  • IAPF Honorary Life Membership Award
  • Top 10 Continuing Education Credits Earners as either a clinician or non-clinician.
  • Retiring IAPF Board of Directors Awards to James Gilchrist APF-I, Gabriel Griffin CF APF-I, and Donnie Karr APF-I
Additional comments will be made by our current President Cathy Lesperance APF-I of Fergus, Ontario.

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Meeting ID: 960 0837 7002

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