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farrier

(făr′ē-ər)
n.
One who shoes horses.

far′ri·er·y n.
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Some farriers become involved in the farriery supplies business or work with veterinary surgeons and in eguine hospitals.
The craft may be centuries old, but the training is new and Oatridge is the only college in Scotland to run farriery courses.
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.
TWENTY-TWO farriers from seven European countries recently attended a seminar delivered by the Irish School of Farriery in Kildare.
Other craft activities include barrel making, farriery demos, spInning, weaving and corn dollies.
The event will also showcase college's students' hard work and talents, with floristry, forge and farriery demonstrations, show jumping competi-tions and a plant and produce sale.