Moving on With New Technology

The recently formed AAPF (American Association of Professional Farriers) offers membership based on educational credit hours acquired at farrier clinics, seminars, conferences, etc. Unlike other associations that have focused on development of blacksmithing skills and contest, the AAPF invites all farrier, veterinarian and horse interest organizations to become part of a united organization that educates and promotes the interest of all of it’s members. 

The AAPF introduced its members to the intuit credit card system, allowing receipt of credit cards via cell phone. No annual fee. 2.7% per transaction. Marshall & Associates now accepts credit/debit cards.

Reminder: This year’s Podiatry Clinic’s will focus on review of founder shoeing techniques and move on to introducing new techniques in working with Crushed Heels, Club Foot, Flat Foot, Navicular  and other hoof related diseases and injuries.The Spring Horse Owner Informational Clinic will be at Georgetown Farm Supply Hwy.29 west of IH35. This clinic will be held March 30-31. All Veterinarians, farriers and anyone interested in the most cost effective techniques of treatment through Equine Podiatry is invited to these free clinics. Please contact me for registration forms. There is no cost for the clinics. Study guides are available at $25.00ea. Study Guides are updated for each clinic. If you have a guide from earlier clinics and would like an updated issue at no charge please contact me. Be prepared with information for making good decisions should your horse need help !

Please advance register ASAP. There is no charge for registration. Information obtained will help direct the clinic focus. You may register in the comment section of this blog. Please leave name, position in the equine industry (vet, farrier, horse owner, trainer, etc.) contact information (phone, email, etc.)

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