NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    
    Aug 15, 2022  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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EQST 1835 - Practical Farrier Science


This course provides in-depth training in the skills and techniques of horseshoeing.  Students will conduct a comprehensive study of trimming and shoeing to achieve and maintain limb and foot balance as well as explore topics in specialty, remedial and therapeutic shoes. Students will learn to build shoes for specific purposes. Completion of this course and the preceding courses is intended to prepare students as entry level farriers; and students are encouraged to complete the American Farrier Association’s (AFA) Farrier Classification examination.

Prerequisites:
EQST 1210 Introduction to Farrier Science

Co-requisites:

none



Credits: 10

Contact Hours: 4 lecture hours & 12 lab hours / week

Comments: $2,000 course fee



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