Horse hoof care in Washington should come from a certified farrier. Farriers are educated experts to help your equine friend’s hooves stay at their best.A farrier can either make or break your horse’s hoof, so you should select a farrier with the same care that you would use to select a trainer or veterinarian.
Most Washington farriers are members of at least one professional group. They may also be certified.There are three major certification groups for farriers in the United States: the American Farriers Association (AFA), the Guild of Professional Farriers (GPF), and the Brotherhood of Working Farriers Association (BWFA). There is also information for the horse owner on these sites.