Farriers, history from yesterday to today

Farriers, history from yesterday to today

Monday May 15 

Farriers have a long history dating back to ancient times when humans began to domesticate horses for use in agricultural work and travel. Ranches and farms rely heavily on farriers to maintain horse health and performance.

Farriers began their work by making metal shoes for horses to protect the hooves from wear and trauma. Over the centuries, farriers have become true experts in the care of horses' feet and hoofs, monitoring their growth and preventing hoof diseases.

As technology advanced, farriers used new materials and tools to maintain the quality of footwear for horses. The arrival of new types of footwear to protect hooves and improve performance has revolutionized the industry. Farriers have also become experts in horseshoes and nails, designing custom shoeing systems to meet the specific needs of horses.

On ranches and farms, farriers are essential for the health and well-being of horses. By regularly monitoring horses' hooves and feet, farriers can spot problems before they become serious. They can also offer advice on nutrition, exercise and hygiene to keep horses healthy.

In conclusion, the history of farriers is closely linked to that of horses and ranches. Farriers have worked hard to develop their expertise in horse foot and hoof care and to provide quality services to ranches. They continue to play a crucial role in maintaining the health and performance of horses in their daily lives.