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Advanced Hoofcare

Start
September 8, 2020 10:00 am
End
September 10, 2020 4:00 pm
Address
Tymawr Farm, St Brides, Newport, Gwent, NP10 8SF, UK   View map
Phone
0044-1761-842222

£480.00

Advanced Hoofcare: Location: Gwent. Are training groups of six or more delegates not what you are looking for? Our courses run with a maximum of 3 delegates per course guaranteeing your knowledge transfer and your mastering of the hoof trimming technique. By the end of a very educational and enjoyable day, you shall know your stabiliser from your stress claw and be able to balance a healthy foot 50:50 or an ulcerated one 60:40.

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Course Details

Are training groups of six or more delegates not what you are looking for? Our courses run with a maximum of 3 delegates per course guaranteeing your knowledge transfer and your mastering of the hoof trimming technique. By the end of a very educational and enjoyable day, you shall know your stabiliser from your stress claw and be able to balance a healthy foot 50:50 or an ulcerated one 60:40.

Are you an experienced trimmer that need a refresher, or a herdsperson who is just starting, or a college student? Well then, this course is for you!

Learn primarily through practical tuition and some video demonstrations. Practice the:

  • White Line Atlas or 5-Step technique
  • Block application
  • Knife sharpening

The course runs from 10:00 until 16:00 and costs £600 plus VAT. There will be a brief skills assessment before the practical session. Click here on FAQ for course attendees.

Sotirios has over 20 years’ experience as a vet and foot trimmer. He is a LANTRA Freelance Instructor, City & Guilds NPTC Assessor and CowSignals Master Trainer.