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An international team of researchers, including from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London, have strongly advised on the need to discriminate clearly between “asymmetry” and “lameness” when assessing a horse’s gait. Read full notice >>
Notice added 5 September 2017.A particularly special WCF Best Shod Horse award. Read full notice >>
Notice added 3 August 2017.A study exploring the role of farriers in supporting horse owners to prevent and manage laminitis Read full notice >>
Notice added 2 August 2017.Seeking farriers to help with demonstrations. Read full notice >>
Notice added 25 July 2017.Tom Ryan FWCF is the winner of Stromsholm Farriery Education Award for the best case study, in association with Forge magazine. Read full notice >>
Notice added 21 July 2017.New HoofSearch documents give busy equine professionals a one-stop lifeline to newly-published global research
GLOUCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS (USA)-- “Isn’t there a new study on the effect of uneven feet on racehorse performance?” “What’s the latest research on equine canker?” “Didn’t I hear that someone published a new hoof biopsy technique? I went online, but I couldn’t find it…” Read full notice >>
Notice added 30 June 2017.RVC-led study will help vets investigate lameness
A new study on equine lameness led by a Royal Veterinary College (RVC) expert on bio-engineering is to be published in the Equine Veterinary Journal. Read full notice >>
Notice added 2 June 2017.Accrue points over the summer to be in with a chance of winning some great prizes! Read full notice >>
Notice added 22 May 2017.Dean Bland, a farrier from Well Equine in Silkstone Common in Barnsley, Yorkshire, has won the Volunteer of the Year Welfare Award at the prestigious Ceva Animal Welfare Awards 2017. Read full notice >>
Notice added 6 April 2017.Newmarket farrier Simon Curtis has been awarded a doctorate for his project studying the development of the foal's hoof. Read full notice >>
Notice added 28 February 2017.