Calendar of NW Clinics and Workshops

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Fire Mountain Trail Course Orientation Workshops 5:03 pm
Fire Mountain Trail Course Orientation Workshops
Aug 31 @ 5:03 pm – Sep 2 @ 6:03 pm
Fire Mountain Trail Course Orientation Workshops
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Julie Carpenter Horsemanship Clinic
Julie Carpenter Horsemanship Clinic @ Bridle Trails State Park
Sep 5 – Sep 8 all-day
Julie Carpenter Horsemanship Clinic @ Bridle Trails State Park | Kirkland | Washington | United States
September 5-8: (4 Day)  Julie Carpenter Horsemanship From The Heart Clinic Julie Carpenter’s experiences as a horse trainer, yoga instructor and life coach have served to make her uniquely qualified to offer riders from all[...]
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Cows 101 10:00 am
Cows 101 @ Johnsons' South Sound Equestrian Center
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm
Cows 101 @ Johnsons' South Sound Equestrian Center
Come learn the basics of cow work in a fun, unique way! We will start with a large herd in the field and work on the “gather” and later drive them into an outdoor pen[...]
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Drill Clinic
Drill Clinic @ Tacoma Unit Horseman's Arena
Sep 21 all-day
Drill Clinic @ Tacoma Unit Horseman's Arena | Spanaway | Washington | United States
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AFA Certification 8:00 am
AFA Certification @ Oregon Farrier School
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am
AFA Certification @ Oregon Farrier School | Silverton | Oregon | United States
Trail Meister 9:00 am
Trail Meister @ Trinity Ranch
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Trail Meister @ Trinity Ranch | Enumclaw | Washington | United States
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Craig Cameron Clinic
Craig Cameron Clinic @ Washington State Horse Park
Sep 27 – Sep 29 all-day
Craig Cameron Clinic @ Washington State Horse Park | Cle Elum | Washington | United States
FAWS Annual Convention
FAWS Annual Convention @ Kittitas Valley Event Center
Sep 27 – Sep 29 all-day
FAWS Annual Convention @ Kittitas Valley Event Center | Ellensburg | Washington | United States
  Join us for several days of Lectures – Demos – Hands-on – Contest Auction – Membership Meeting – Banquet Good Times and Great Farriers Also, open to Horse Owners! Clinician Doug Russo; CJF, AWCF[...]
Back To Basics Drill Clinic 7:00 pm
Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
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Drill Clinic @ Tacoma Unit Horseman's Arena
Sep 21 all-day
Trail Meister @ Trinity Ranch
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
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Craig Cameron Clinic @ Washington State Horse Park
Sep 27 – Sep 29 all-day
FAWS Annual Convention @ Kittitas Valley Event Center
Sep 27 – Sep 29 all-day

 

Join us for several days of

Lectures – Demos – Hands-on – Contest

Auction – Membership Meeting – Banquet

Good Times and Great Farriers

Also, open to Horse Owners!

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Clinician Doug Russo; CJF, AWCF

Iowa State University Farrier

Tentative Schedule

Friday Sept 27th

  • Treatment Options for Lameness part 1faws2
  • Eagle Eye
  • Farrier Legal Advice
  • Surprise Event
  • Treatment Options for Lameness part 2
  • Horse Head Blacksmith Demo
  • Surprise Event

Saturday Sept. 28th

  • Forging Class
  • Shoeing for Conformation to Promote Soundness
  • Website Development to Enhance Your Business
  • Shoeing Demo
  • Membership Meeting
  • Banquet and Auction
  • Banquet dinner provided by Rodeo City Bar-B-Q

Sunday Sept. 29th.

  • Shoeing Contest

Doug Russo began his full time career more than 15 years ago through an apprenticeship with Richard Becker CJF. He served as president of the Michigan Horseshoers Association as well as several years on the MHA board of directors. He is a past board member of the AFA, current approved tester as well as the chairman of the AFA’s research committee. He is an AFA Certified Journeyman Farrier as well as an Associate of The Worshipful Company of Farriers.

He is currently employed by Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, where he serves as resident farrier. In his role at ISU, he teaches a two week rotation for fourth year veterinary students as well as lectures for the half semester lameness elective. He also works in support of ISU’s veterinary surgeons preforming therapeutic farriery. Doug is committed and passionate about improving the educational opportunities for vet students with a goal of improving their knowledge of farriery and instilling a trust and understanding of how farriers work. In the end his goal is improving Vet/Farrier relations.

Doug enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids. He is a hobby artist blacksmith, knife maker and enjoys time spent on his horse.

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Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Winter Horsekeeping Workshop and Farm Tour @ Silvana area farm
Oct 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Would you like happy, healthy, and sound horses this winter? Are you dreading the mud?

Join Snohomish Conservation District Farm Planners on a farm that recently took steps to make winter easier for the owner and her horses. Learn how you can get help to do the same, and get tips about keeping your horses healthy all winter long!

Join us to learn more about how to:

• design and build mud-free paddocks

• prevent hoof problems

• prevent boredom

• compost manure

Questions? Call Kathryn at 425-377-7024. To protect the farm’s privacy, the address will be sent to you after you sign up.

Partially sponsored by Snohomish County Surface Water Management.
This project has been funded wholly or in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under Assistance Agreement PC-01J18001 to the Washington State Department of Health. The contents of this document do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Environmental Protection Agency, nor does mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation for use.

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OFA Fall Clinic
Oct 11 – Oct 12 all-day
Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Ben Yager Farrier Clinic @ Josh Anderson's Home
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

 

Join us for a weekend focused on the fundamentals of good shoeing skills as we learn from Ben’s years of experience and expertise.
Lunch and dinner provided both days.

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Nov
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Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
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Back To Basics Drill Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Drill Team Judging Clinic @ Washington Horsemen Tacoma Unit #1
Nov 23 @ 8:45 am
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Ride It, See It, Feel It – Peggy Cummings @ Wild Horse Mountain Farm
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day