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BFBA Farrier Focus

Date: 23rd September 2017 - 24th September 2017

"In Pursuit of Soundness"

Building on from the success of last year's Farrier Focus, this year's let set to be bigger than ever!

The BFBA Executive Committee have been busy finalising details with speakers and demonstrations to provide you with an enjoyable, information packed weekend! The timetable, so far - 

 

Saturday 

AM

10.00 - 10.30am - Andrew Bowyer AWCF -  "Practical shoeing solutions for shoe the problematic horse"

10.45 - 11.15am - Sam Head (Practical) DipWCF - "Hind limb balance, it's easy right!"

11.30 - 12.00pm - Jay Tovey AWCF - "An Investigative Study on the Digital Cushion and its Relationship with the External Hoof". 

12.15 - 12.45pm - Amy Barstow MRCVS  - "Shock absorption: an evidence based perspective"

 

LUNCH - BHS

 

1.15 - 2.00pm - WET LAB x4

  • Evidence gathering - Myerscough 
  • Sam Head DipWCF 
  • Imprint - Dean Bland DipWCF 
  • Equitotal- Simon Notley

 

2.15 - 3.00pm - Mark Trussler FWCF - "The Horse; structure, function and farriery"

3.15 - 4.00pm - Sarah Logie FWCF - "'Understanding and treating seedy toe"

4.15 - 5.15pm - Kelvin Lymer - "Going the distance: a look at shoeing the endurance horse and dealing with issues" 

 

5.30 OPEN FORUM

WCF/ FRC/ BFBA/COLLEGES /CANDIDATES for FRC election. 

 

Sunday 

10.00 - 10.30am - Andrew Bowyer AWCF - "Practical shoeing solutions for shoe the problematic horse"

10.45 - 11.15am - Mark Trussler FWCF - "The Horse; structure, function and farriery"

11.30 - 12.00pm - Guy Reynolds DipWCF - Study proposal to compare Surface Strains of the Laminitic Hoof Capsule in Metal Heart Bar Shoe, Cuff Adhered Heart Bar Shoe and Clog shoe.

12.15 - 12.45pm - Jay Tovey AWCF - "An Investigative Study on the Digital Cushion and its Relationship with the External Hoof"

 

LUNCH - BHS

 

1.15 - 2.00pm - Ian Hughes DipWCF - "The pitfalls of horse shoeing"

2.15 - 3.00pm - Sam Head (Practical) DipWCF - "Hind limb balance, it's easy right?"

3.15 - 4.00pm - Amy Barstow MRCVS - 'Shock absorption: an evidence based perspective'

4.15 - 5.00pm - Sarah Logie FWCF - "Understanding and treating seedy toe"

 

5pm OPEN FORUM

Representatives to answer questions from the floor. 

 

5.30 - 5.45pm Close

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