FPD Natural Angle: Volume 7 Issue 3

Wire to Wire - The Pressure Never Ends

By Steve Norman My work at the Thoroughbred farms in Kentucky always starts with the evaluation process. This is especially critical working with the foals, weanlings and yearlings. This is a process that includes the farm manager or staff member in charge of the particular horses I'm working on. In the very early stages, when confronted with serious conformation and hoof imbalance issues that may be better treated surgically, I will ask that a veterinarian be consulted. The pressure on all parties in dealing with high dollar bloodstock makes this type of cooperation critical. READ MORE


The Art and Science of Farriery

Welcome to the educational division of farrierproducts.com. Since their founding in 1990, Farrier Product Distribution has remained committed to sharing useful and practical shoeing information and methods with farriers across the country.

Sponsoring clinics is just one way in which the company works to improve farrier knowledge and techniques. In addition, FPD is well known in the industry for their pursuit and development of the best products to meet the needs of the farrier - and the horse. With the best quality products – and the knowledge needed to use them – your job becomes easier and your skill always gets better.