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2014 Calendar of Events


From the Brotherhood of Working Farriers Association &

The Farriers' National Research Center  &

14013 East Hwy 136,    Lafayette, Georgia  30728    706-397-8047 info@bwfa.net

 

Members: Are you attending a Horse Fair this year? Giving a demonstration for your

local horse club? 4-H club? Members are always welcome to include their events in the

Calendar of Events. Send your event to info@bwfa.net

Call and request support information for your event.

 

For BWFA Farriers Only:

Continuing Farrier Education (CFE) credits are awarded to BWFA Members

 who wish to participate in the Farrier Science Degree program.

 

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     Monthly Forge Classes and/or BWFA Chapter Meetings-

     (Certification, new and upgrading, only available at these locations as of 10.20.2012)

 

     Contact these TESTERS for dates and fees.

 

     Arkansas- John Burt, JDC School of Basic Farrier Science Fouke, AR

     870-653-5766 or 903-293-1113 email: JDCfarrier@cableone.net

 

     Georgia- FNRC LaFayette, GA Forge practice/testing with Ronney DeBoard and Link Casey

     706-397-8047 email info@bwfa.net  3rd weekend each month: Fri, Sat, Sun

 

     Kansas – Max Williams, Shod Right Apprenticeship Program Cimarron, KS

     417-531-5566 email: shodright@yahoo.com

 

     Kansas –Sean McDonough, Wichita, KS

     316-207-4121 email: equinehoofspecialists@gmail.com

 

     North Carolina-Marcus Pierce, Indian Trail, NC

     704-753-4576 email: dpierce926@aol.com

 

    Oklahoma- CJ Ward, Tulsa, OK

    919-697-7384 email blackoakforge@hotmail.com – by appointment only

 

    Ohio- Tom Cable, Zanesville, OH

    740-819-5571 tomacable@gmail.com  3rd Saturday every month

 

     Pennsylvania- Sonny Pistilli, Far Hills Forge Bethlehem, PA

     610-748-8775 or 908-797-4433 3rd Saturday every other month beginning in January

 

     Virginia- David Tuggle, Danville, VA

     434-792-3811 email tugglefarm@gmail.com


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January

January 24, 25, 26 - (Fri, Sat, Sun) - Georgia

EFT Equine Flexion Therapy and massage course, outside horses are welcome. Learn simple stretching techniques in a one day class for $300.00 or a 3 day certificate course for $900.00. Dan Marcum’s book is included with tuition. No prior experience necessary. Limited to 6 persons, horses provided. Dan Marcum, Instructor, Certified Master Farrier, Equine Adjuster and Horse Show Consultant of Kirbyville, Texas.

Will include Infrared Imaging before, during and after with Link Casey, Instructor

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

CFE (Continuing Farrier Education) credits allowed for BWFA Members

Seperate4: Outside horses $15.00 for first 15 minutes,  $200.00 for whole horse in 2 hours.

Farrier short session and DVD is now available (discounted for BWFA members)

 

January 25 – (Sat) - Georgia

Nikken Magnetic Therapy Products - demonstrations and services, outside horses welcome. With Jim Lane of EQ-WELL Nikken Products and Link Casey, Certified Master Farrier offering Infrared Thermography, detailing the book “Don’t Mess Around with Our Health” At the Farriers' National Research Center & School in La Fayette, Georgia

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909


February

February TBA – Virginia

SEFHA Swap Meet – Chatham, VA at the Olde Dominion Ag Complex

Visit the website www.sefha.net/index.html for more details and Calendar of Events

Contact Chapter President David Tuggle at 434-792-3811 or tugglefarm@gmail.com


April

April 26 – (Sat) -Georgia

25th Annual Spring Fling, Forge & shoeing, practice, testing, upgrading, guest presentations

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

 

April 25, 26, 27 - (Fri, Sat, Sun) - Georgia

EFT Equine Flexion Therapy and massage course, outside horses are welcome. Learn simple stretching techniques in a one day class for $300.00 or a 3 day certificate course for $900.00. Dan Marcum’s book is included with tuition. No prior experience necessary. Limited to 6 persons, horses provided. Dan Marcum, Instructor, Certified Master Farrier, Equine Adjuster and Horse Show Consultant of Kirbyville, Texas.

Will include Infrared Imaging before, during and after with Link Casey, Instructor

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

CFE (Continuing Farrier Education) credits allowed for BWFA Members

Seperate4: Outside horses $15.00 for first 15 minutes,  $200.00 for whole horse in 2 hours.

Farrier short session and DVD is now available (discounted for BWFA members)

 

April 26 – (Sat) - Georgia

Nikken Magnetic Therapy Products - demonstrations and services, outside horses welcome. With Jim Lane of EQ-WELL Nikken Products and Link Casey, Certified Master Farrier offering Infrared Thermography, detailing the book “Don’t Mess Around with Our Health” At the Farriers' National Research Center & School in La Fayette, Georgia

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

 

April  TBA - North Carolina

S.H.O.E. Chapter Hoof & Limb Dissection Class at Weddington High School at 6:00pm

Contact Marcia Baker (704) 579-1989

 

April  TBA - North Carolina

S.H.O.E. Chapter Born to Forge Mind Games at the Third Charm Training Center

9:00 AM Contact Marcus Pierce 704-753-4576

 

April TBA - Virginia

SEFHA 13th Annual Saddle Up For ST Jude Benefit Trail Ride- Our 12th Annual Saddle Up for St. Jude Benefit Trail Ride will be at Cloverdale Quarters, 1140 Cloverdale Trail, Sutherlin, VA 24594. This is approximately six miles east of Danville, VA.

Ride begins at 10 AM. For more information visit www.sefha.net or contact

David Tuggle (434) 792-3811



August

TBA – Virginia

Boot Fit and Trim Class – Digital x-ray presentation for Horse Owners and Farriers. For more information visit  www.sefha.net or contact David Tuggle (434) 792-3811

 

August 8, 9, 10 - (Fri, Sat, Sun) - Georgia

EFT Equine Flexion Therapy and massage course, outside horses are welcome. Learn simple stretching techniques in a one day class for $300.00 or a 3 day certificate course for $900.00. Dan Marcum’s book is included with tuition. No prior experience necessary. Limited to 6 persons, horses provided. Dan Marcum, Instructor, Certified Master Farrier, Equine Adjuster and Horse Show Consultant of Kirbyville, Texas.

Will include Infrared Imaging before, during and after with Link Casey, Instructor

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

CFE (Continuing Farrier Education) credits allowed for BWFA Members

Seperate4: Outside horses $15.00 for first 15 minutes,  $200.00 for whole horse in 2 hours.

Farrier short session and DVD is now available (discounted for BWFA members)

 

August 9 – (Sat)  - Georgia

Nikken Magnetic Therapy Products - demonstrations and services, outside horses welcome. With Jim Lane of EQ-WELL Nikken Products and Link Casey, Certified Master Farrier offering Infrared Thermography, detailing the book “Don’t Mess Around with Our Health” At the Farriers' National Research Center & School in La Fayette, Georgia

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

 

October

October  – Virginia

SEFHA Chapter 4th Annual Colt Starter Challenge - While demonstrating natural horsemanship training, these pros will take unbroken horses they've never seen before and transform them into relaxed, confident mounts. At the end of the day, the trainers and their equine "students" will compete in an obstacle course to determine the winner. For more information visit  www.sefha.net or contact David Tuggle (434) 792-3811

 

October 24 -  (Fri) - Georgia

Forge Class, Certification Practice, BWFA Headquarters – New Testing and upgrading at Apprentice I, Apprentice II, Journeyman I, Journeyman II, *Master Farrier upon request (3 days required)

Blacksmithing with Daniel Riffe making hammers, forge tools and decorative items.

(706)397-8047  www.bwfa.net

 

October 25 -  (Sat)  Location to be announced

BWFA Annual Horseshoers Convention for Members Only

(706)397-8047  www.bwfa.net

 

October 26, 27, 28 - (Sun, Mon, Tues) - Georgia

EFT Equine Flexion Therapy and massage course, outside horses are welcome. Learn simple stretching techniques in a one day class for $300.00 or a 3 day certificate course for $900.00. Dan Marcum’s book is included with tuition. No prior experience necessary. Limited to 6 persons, horses provided. Dan Marcum, Instructor, Certified Master Farrier, Equine Adjuster and Horse Show Consultant of Kirbyville, Texas.

Will include Infrared Imaging before, during and after with Link Casey, Instructor

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

CFE (Continuing Farrier Education) credits allowed for BWFA Members

Seperate4: Outside horses $15.00 for first 15 minutes,  $200.00 for whole horse in 2 hours.

Farrier short session and DVD is now available (discounted for BWFA members)

 

October 27 – (Mon) - Georgia

Nikken Magnetic Therapy Products - demonstrations and services, outside horses welcome. With Jim Lane of EQ-WELL Nikken Products and Link Casey, Certified Master Farrier offering Infrared Thermography, detailing the book “Don’t Mess Around with Our Health” At the Farriers' National Research Center & School in La Fayette, Georgia

FNRCinfo@aol.com (706) 397-8909

 


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