AMERICAN FARRIER’S ASSOCIATION

50TH ANNUAL CONVENTION

ARLINGTON, TX

NOVEMBER 8-12, 2021 

Click HERE to Register for the AFA Convention

As the only nationwide event of its kind and scale, the AFA annual convention brings farriers, veterinarians, suppliers, horse owners and students together for four days of outstanding lectures and educational opportunities, the National Forging & Horseshoeing Competition, certification workshops and testing, hands-on learning, and a robust MarketPlace that includes the top suppliers, retailers and manufacturers in the farrier industry.

Featured 50th Anniversary Events

  • Legends Exhibition
  • American Farriers Team Recognition
  • 45+ Year Member Recognition
  • Forefathers of the AFA Round Table Featuring Walt Taylor, CF

Educational Programs With Lectures and Demonstrations

  • Tom Petersen, CJF
  • Patrick Reilly
  • Grant Moon, CJF, AWCF
  • Dennis Manning, CJF
  • Bob Pethick, CJF
  • Blane Chapman, CJF
  • Bodie Trnka, CJF
  • Dr. Brent Barrett, DVM, CJF
  • Thomas N Trosin, CJF
  • Lee Olson, CJF
  • Myron McLane, CJF
  • Shayne Carter, CJF, MS
  • Jim Poor, CJF
  • Ray Legel, CJF
  • Amy Armintrout, DVM
  • Jim Keith, CJF

Don’t miss out on outstanding CF and CJF demonstrations by AFA Examiners, American Farriers Team demonstrations, hands-on stations, the Farrier Industry Association MarketPlace, certification workshop and testing opportunities, the AFA general membership meeting, awards & certification recognition, live & silent auctions and the Grand Finale reception & banquet. Get engaged in all convention events and festivities!


Farrier Industry Association
4059 Iron Works Parkway  | Suite 1                                          L
exington, KY 40511

T: (859) 233-7411  | Fax: (859) 231-7862


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