British Farriers & Blacksmiths Association

Skills, Knowledge & Behaviour

The British Farriers and Blacksmiths Association (BFBA) exists to represent, and be the voice of, the professional farrier.

Our aims are -

  • To provide essential craft representation and balance to the regulatory bodies
  • To encourage education and facilitate the development of its members skills
  • To support our members throughout their career

Our strength lies within our members and we encourage every UK registered farrier and apprentice to Join Today!


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23/09 BFBA Farrier FocusRead more >22/03 Ayrshire Branch 40th Anniversary CompetitionRead more >25/03 Farrier First Aid Training - POSTPONEDRead more >31/03 Recognise and Evaluate LamenessRead more >07/07 Recognise and Evaluate LamenessRead more >View the full Calendar and all Events