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Tom Willoughby Clinic Photos

Thanks for all who came out to witness the renowned Tom Willoughby forge some artistic pieces! Members in attendance learned the value of forging steel beyond horseshoeing. The TPFA appreciates your presence, input and membership. Here are some photos from last weekend's clinic; the photos are courtesy of Laura Kurtz. We look forward to seeing [...]

By |2018-04-09T00:57:28+00:00March 23rd, 2015|Clinics|0 Comments

2015 College Station Photos & Overview

  Todd Haenel making a Journeyman run. Doug Hogue demonstrating a handmande shoe. It was another fun year for the books. Congratulations and thanks to all those who attended, tested and taught. You are appreciated so much. We had 39 tests taken at the certification by 16 candidates. 16 tests were [...]

By |2018-04-09T00:59:38+00:00February 22nd, 2015|Clinics|Comments Off on 2015 College Station Photos & Overview

2015 Texas A&M Farrier Conference Schedule & Info

The 2015 Texas A&M Farrier Conference is Sponsored by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension and the Texas A&M Animal Science Department. Location: Pearce Pavillion, TAMU Campus January 8, 2015 Schedule of Events: 8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Check-In, late registration, donuts and coffee 8:45   Welcome - Dr. Dennis Sigler, Extension Horse Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension 9:00 - 9:30   [...]

By |2018-04-09T01:00:13+00:00January 6th, 2015|Certification|Comments Off on 2015 Texas A&M Farrier Conference Schedule & Info

2014 TPFA Shoeing Contest Info

The contest will be held in Denton, TX, October 2-4 at the North Texas State Fairgrounds. Austin Edens, CJF is the judge and clinician. For more info please contact: David Edens (940) 229-4284 or tpfacontest@gmail.com 2014 TPFA Shoeing Contest List STUDENT DIVISION: ALL KEG SHOES – Kerckhaert Dura size 0 Class 1 – Pair fronts rolled [...]

By |2017-01-04T18:38:12+00:00July 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2014 TPFA Shoeing Contest Info

2014 College Station Farrier Certification

Greetings farriers! Way to kick off the new year. We had a great turn out at the College Station Farrier Certification. On Friday we had Dr. Hood kick things off with an equine podiatry seminar at Texas A&M. Pat Burton was our AFA examiner who came out. He spoke with us about and TPFA membership, [...]

By |2017-01-10T12:06:37+00:00January 18th, 2014|Certification|Comments Off on 2014 College Station Farrier Certification