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!


21/07 Tom Ryan wins Stromsholm Education Award!Read more >15/06 BFBA Membership SecretaryRead more >10/06 Put your view forwardRead more >10/06 Make your voice count – we need you!Read more >03/04 Project to Support Farriers and Equine WelfareRead more >View all BFBA News
22/09 38th BFBA International Team HorseshoeingRead more >23/09 BFBA Farrier FocusRead more >02/08 Bakewell ShowRead more >28/06 Radiographic ImageryRead more >07/07 Recognise and Evaluate LamenessRead more >View the full Calendar and all Events