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Case Study – Keri Bishop and Gevalia

Posted By on March 8th, 2019 | Filed under Case Studies
Case Study – Keri Bishop and Gevalia

Case Study – Keri Bishop and Gevalia Keri bought Gevalia a 16.1hh 12 year old dressage horse 2 years ago from Denmark. Gevalia was bought when she was competing at Medium level and Keri wanted to progress with her training […]

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National Apprenticeship Week 2019

Posted By on March 5th, 2019 | Filed under General
National Apprenticeship Week 2019

It’s National Apprenticeship Week! A big πŸ‘πŸ‘ to everyone who employs apprentices. They really are the lifeblood of our industry, bringing with them, youth, enthusiasm and talent. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

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Women in Farriery

Posted By on February 19th, 2019 | Filed under General, The Practice
Women in Farriery

A huge shout out to these amazing ladies supporting me every day. Loti and Alex, the apprentices, Harriet who has come to help me whilst my arm is in plaster, Jess from the office and my lovely client Sue with […]

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Copper coated nails V’s Steel nails

Posted By on October 23rd, 2018 | Filed under Case Studies
Copper coated nails V’s Steel nails

Over 2 years ago we made the move from traditional steel nails to Kerckhaert CU Liberty Copper coated nails. We have noticed a huge difference in the health of the horses’ feet. Take a look at these two shoes, with […]

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Case Study – Tear in Suspensory Ligament

Posted By on August 28th, 2018 | Filed under Case Studies
Case Study – Tear in Suspensory Ligament

πŸ“•πŸ“šπŸ““Case StudyπŸ“•πŸ“šπŸ““ This is from one of our clients, Yvonne, in her words, about how we helped her lovely little horse Cassie with some remedial shoeing. Thank you for the photos Yvonne, hope she enjoyed her fancy shoes! πŸ‘žπŸ‘ŸπŸ‘ πŸ‘‘πŸ‘’ I […]

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Distal medial collateral ligament issue

Posted By on March 8th, 2018 | Filed under Case Studies
Distal medial collateral ligament issue

This is a horse that came to The Forge with a distal medial collateral ligament issue. (One of the two ligaments that connects and stabilises the pedal bone to the pastern). Working with the vet, we agreed on a collateral […]

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Vet Talk

Posted By on December 8th, 2017 | Filed under General
Vet Talk

Great night at Hook Norton Veterinary Group’s talk. Pleasure to speak to so many nice people and Big thanks to all who came.

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Excel Talent Programme

Posted By on November 13th, 2017 | Filed under General
Excel Talent Programme

Another great (but cold!) morning at solihull riding centre with the Excel Talent program. Hope it warms up a bit otherwise today and tomorrow I will be wearing more and more clothes! β€” at Solihull Riding Club.

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Teeny Pony

Posted By on October 6th, 2017 | Filed under Uncategorized
Teeny Pony

It’s not just big horses that are the important ones. Titch making a huge impression with Loti at the forge yesterday when he came in for a special pair of fronts shoes. #bigthingscomeinlittlepackages

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Loti Starts College

Posted By on February 23rd, 2017 | Filed under Uncategorized
Loti Starts College

Pleased to see our own new apprentice Loti getting her Personalised red toolbox from NWT with new tools in it on her first day at Myerscough college!

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