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farriery

the techniques used by a farrier. Part of the occupation of blacksmith.
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Some farriers become involved in the farriery supplies business or work with veterinary surgeons and in eguine hospitals.
Jonathan Lavelle, from Hartlepool, was charged after carrying out illegal farriery on a horse at a riding school and livery yard in Billingham on April 5.
Activities and competitions taking place in the showground will include dog agility, highland dancing and terrier racing, whilst visitors can also witness traditional techniques such as stick making and farriery.
Farriery is an ancient craft, widely believed to have begun in the Roman Empire.
Farriery - the horse-shoeing profession - is a male-dominated career in which women are outnumbered by men almost 100 to one.
And for those who prefer an outdoor life we believe we can provide the answers, from farriery to animal husbandry and from crop management to equine studies.
The equine vets are organising their winter meeting programme as well which includes a farriery workshop on October 2 at the business's Whorral Bank equine facility, as well as monthly lameness clinics with visiting equine orthopaedic specialist Phil Dyson BVMS CertEM(INTMED) CertES(ORTH) PhD MRCVS.
Local primary school pupils were invited along to try their hand at farriery, gardening and chicken keeping for the day.
There were also farriery competitions, vintage machinery and caravans, a Speakers' Corner, a Gardeners' Question Time programme and Farmers Markets in Wales were based in the Clwyd Glamorgan Hall with a wide range of home-produced food and drink.
Demonstrations include stonewalling, farriery, working dogs, sheep shearing and fishing - all running alongside a safe shooting school.
Various yards hosted displays and demonstrations on saddlery, farriery, dentistry, equine physiotherapy, and natural horsemanship by Gary Witheford, aided by his Andalucian stallion Brujo and his Spanish bull-fighting horse Arnie.
On display were traditional crafts such as stone walling and wool spinning, along with sheep shearing, farriery and birds of prey.