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Hoof Trimming Workshop

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday, August 1, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Participants will learn the basic hoof trimming methods, along with hoof anatomy, nutrition & hoof horn health, lameness scoring, and knife sharpening and safety. The hands-on portion of the class will include trimming practice utilizing cadaver hooves.

*Note: This workshop is designed to introduce participants to hoof trimming methods and factors affecting hoof health. It is not intended to create proficient hoof trimmers in two days.*

Speakers:

Chip Hendrickson

Vic Daniel

Neil Andrew, Zinpro


Participants should bring rubber boots that are in good condition & can be sanitized for bio-security measures. Coveralls or work clothes will be necessary for the hands-on portion of the class.

Registration is required and will be capped at 15 participants.

Registration will be open from June 24- July 24.

Cost includes materials and lunches on both days.
$175/person enrolled in the NWNY Team*
$225/person not enrolled in the NWNY Team

*Not enrolled in the NWNY Team? Contact your local CCE office for more information.

For registration or questions, contact Libby or Margaret:
Libby Eiholzer: 607-793-4847 or geg24@cornell.edu
Margaret Quaassdorff: 585-405-2567 or maq27@cornell.edu

Location

Town of Seneca Pavilion
3675 Flint Rd
Stanley, NY 14561