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14013 Georgia East Hwy 136
LaFayette, GA, 30728

7063978909

At Georgia Horseshoeing School, we train farriers by providing knowledge and skill at the highest level. Using the latest technology, we provide farriers with the best education possible. Learn corrective horseshoeing, hoof repair, gait analysis, blacksmithing and business management for horseshoers.

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Equine Nutritionist Clinic - April 14, 2016

Ginger C.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Equine Nutritionist Clinic

ATTENTION FARRIERS & HORSE OWNERS

BEGINNERS TO PROFESSIONALS

FREE ADMISSION - RSVP REQUIRED

8:00 a.m. - Breakfast Meet & Greet ($5 per person)

9:00 a.m.-  Buck McColl Equine Nutrition Presentation

  • Equine Feeds – Understanding and Comparing Equine Feed Tags
  • Supplements – When should you use them and Why
  • Hydration – Electrolytes & water intake
  • Body Condition – Hooves, coat, teeth, gums, tails and attitude
  • Complete Diet – Grass, hay, fiber feeding, sugars and carbs
  • Tips for farriers when evaluating hooves
  • Understanding Lameness & Founder – How it occurs and Why

12:00 p.m. – Conclusion and lunch ($5 per person)

Horses and their owners will be here for evaluations.

About Buck McColl

Buck recently retired as the owner and nutritionist for Mobile Milling Service, Inc., a family owned and operated business since 1953. Buck provided years of dedication and service to the Bovine & Equine Industry with his knowledge, professionalism and personality. He has been a frequent speaker at the International Hoof Care Summit as well as:

  • Frequent Lecturer Western Veterinarian  Conference,  American Farriers Convention, marketing Seminars and Horse Industry Conferences,  Various Youth and Civic Groups
  • Lameness Clinics across US and Canada
  • BWFA Hall of Fame Member
  • Inventor of the PBM Protector Pad
  • Columnist and author
  • Consultant to a variety of horse industries
  • Accomplished farrier for 21 years
  • Appearing on PBS TV series “Living with Animals”

 

To RSVP, call the FNRC at 706-397-8909 or email rcaseysch@aol.com.

Clinic held at the Farriers' National Research Center and School in partnership with the Brotherhood of Working Farriers Association, with the help of farriers & horse owners.