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FRR 194
Basic Shoeing


Credits: 1- 18
Clock Hours per Quarter: 300

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:250


Description
Introduction to basic horse shoeing and forge work. Includes basic anatomy, basic balance, and basic shoeing.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Competently execute a basic horseshoeing job.
  • Identify bones correctly.
  • Identify ligaments and tendons.
  • Identify which parts of the foot are sensitive and non-sensitive.

  • Course Topics
  • Basic balance
  • Parts of the foot
  • Sensitive and elastic structures
  • Bones of the limb from the shoulder and pelvis down
  • Ligaments and tendons from the knee and hock down
  • History of horseshoeing
  • Introduction to the farrier industry
  • Trimming feet
  • Fitting shoes
  • Nailing shoes on
  • Finishing feet

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    FRR 194
    Fall 2012
    1124
    Jeffrey Engler
    FRR 194
    Fall 2011
    1117
    Jeffrey Engler
    FRR 194
    Fall 2010
    1117
    Jeffrey Engler
    FRR 194
    Fall 2009
    1117
    Jeffrey Engler
    FRR 194
    Fall 2008
    1117
    Jeffrey Engler


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.