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COVID-19 NOTICE: If travel and social interactions are not advisable at the time of a scheduled hands-on clinic, all payments will be refunded. Please check with the clinician for updates. Your safety is important to us. Consider joining us for a webinar. Interactive, yet socially distanced.

Upcoming events

06 Jun 2020
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Elective clinic - Reading Radiographs for the Hoof Care Professional Hands on clinic (NY) - POSTPONED If you are a hoof care provider, come learn how radiographs can improve your trimming and help you to create better balance in the distal limb. This clinic fulfills the Reading Radiograph requirement for PHCP students.
07 Jun 2020
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Beginning clinic - Booting, Shoe Removal, Casting, & Power Tools Hands on clinic (NY) - POSTPONED Covers the various methods of shoe removal for ease and comfort to both horse and trimmer, as well as how to fit and use a wide variety of hoof boots based on performance, rehab and rider needs. This clinic fulfills the Beginning Booting and Shoe Removal clinic requirement for PHCP students.
08 Jun 2020
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Beginning clinic - Beginning Anatomy and Dissection Hands on clinic (NY) - POSTPONED Previously radiographed cadaver legs will be utilized to study anatomy and trimming clues through dissection, followed by trimming on live horses. This clinic fulfills the Beginning Anatomy clinic requirement for PHCP students.
12 Jun 2020
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Beginning clinic - Exploring the Equine Hoof Hands on clinic (MI) - This is a five hour lecture using a power point and preserved cadaver specimens. It’s recommended you take this with the Beginner Trimming if you are new to natural hoof care.
13 Jun 2020
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Beginning clinic - Beginner Trimming Hands on clinic (MI) - Learn basic hoof function and anatomy with step by step trimming and dissection on a cadaver leg. This fulfills the Beginning Anatomy/Trimming requirement for PHCP students.
19 Aug 2020
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Beginning clinic - Hoof Protection Class Hands on clinic (IL) - Learn to choose, modify, and fit the right boots for the right job. Day 1 fulfills the Beginning Hoof Protection and Shoe Removal requirement for PHCP students. Days 2 and 3 cover casting, glue ons, impression material, pour-ins, and many more related products.
22 Aug 2020 -
23 Aug 2020

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Elective clinic - Pete Ramey Clinic Golden Creek Equine (WY) - Pete Ramey needs no introduction. Learn from the best and hone your skills at this 2 day clinic, hosted by PHCP member Nell Hanley.
13 Sep 2020
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Webinar - IR/PPID: Diagnosis and Management Webinar - PART 1 The most up to date information on insulin resistance and Cushing’s disease. Both sessions of this 2 part webinar must be taken together.  This webinar fulfills the PPID/IR course requirement for PHCP students.
20 Sep 2020
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Webinar - IR/PPID: Diagnosis and Management Webinar - PART 2 The most up to date information on equine insulin resistance and Cushing’s disease. Both sessions of this 2 part webinar must be taken together.   This webinar fulfills the PPID/IR course requirement for PHCP students.
11 Aug 2021 -
15 Aug 2021

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Elective clinic - NO Laminitis Conference Best Western Premier (PA) - Dr. Eleanor Kellon and Dr. Robert Bowker are confirmed speakers. Any owner or professional who has one or more equines in your care should attend this conference. Additional details available in the coming weeks.
07 Oct 2021 -
10 Oct 2021

Conference - PHCP Conference Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center (CO) - SAVE THE DATES. We are in the planning phase and we will keep you updated as we add speakers and events to this conference.

Past events

24 May 2020
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Webinar - The Smart Way to Feed Horses Webinar - PART 2 will focus on nutrition for metabolic horses. It’s important for hoof care providers to support their clients with informed advice based on scientific evidence. This webinar fulfills the Nutrition requirement for PHCP students.
23 May 2020
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Webinar - The Smart Way to Feed Horses Webinar - PART 1 Horse owners will commonly seek advice from their hoof care practitioner about the best approach to feeding their horses. It is vital that you can help with informed advice based on scientific evidence and common sense rather than fads or myths. This webinar fulfills the Nutrition requirement for PHCP students.
09 Apr 2020
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Webinar - Metron-Hoof Webinar - Learn about the Metron-Hoof photo measurement software designed by EponaMind.
08 Apr 2020
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Webinar - Recognizing and developing healthy hooves Webinar - Maia Chaput, a PHCP Mentor, has developed with her colleague, an online 3 part clinic covering a variety of foundational subjects for owners and aspiring practitioners. Learn to recognize the elements that form the basis of sound, healthy and well balanced hooves.
06 Apr 2020
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Webinar - Recognizing and developing healthy hooves Webinar - Maia Chaput, a PHCP Mentor, has developed with her colleague, an online 3 part clinic covering a variety of foundational subjects for owners and aspiring practitioners. Learn to recognize the elements that form the basis of sound, healthy and well balanced hooves.
05 Apr 2020
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Webinar - Cavallo Webinar - Carole Herder and Greg Giles will share information about their hoof boots as well as other Cavallo Horse & Rider products.
03 Apr 2020
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Webinar - Recognizing and developing healthy hooves Webinar - Maia Chaput, a PHCP Mentor, has developed with her colleague, an online 3 part clinic covering a variety of foundational subjects for owners and aspiring practitioners. Learn to recognize the elements that form the basis of sound, healthy and well balanced hooves.
29 Mar 2020
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Webinar - Scoot Boot Webinar - Come learn about Scoot Boots from Dave MacDonald, co-founder and creator.
23 Feb 2020
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Elective clinic - Advanced Anatomy and Dissection Hands on clinic (AZ) - Anatomy meets trimming! Join renowned anatomist and PHCP Mentor, Paige Poss, for an in-depth look at how your work effects the internal structures of the hoof.
22 Feb 2020
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Beginning clinic - Beginning Anatomy and Dissection Hands on clinic (AZ) - Explore and learn about distal limb anatomy through trimming and then dissection of cadaver feet with a variety of pathologies. This clinic fulfills the Beginning Anatomy and Dissection requirement for PHCP student.
21 Feb 2020
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Beginning clinic - Booting and Shoe Removal Hands on clinic (AZ) - Covers techniques for shoe removal with safety, comfort, and efficiency in mind. You will also learn about options for fitting and using hoof boots and casts when need. This clinic fulfills the Beginning Booting and Shoe Removal clinic requirement for PHCP students.
05 Feb 2020
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Webinar - Foal Trimming and Handling Webinar - Join PHCP member and hoof care provider Kirsten Proctor to learn the ins and outs of trimming and developing healthy hooves in foals.
19 Jan 2020
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Webinar - Donkey Handling, Psychology, and Trimming Webinar - Everything Donkeys! Learn all about handling, feeding, trimming, and more for our long eared friends, with Megan Hensley, The Donkey Farrier, in this 2 part webinar.
18 Jan 2020
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Webinar - Donkey Handling, Psychology, and Trimming Webinar - Everything Donkeys! Learn all about handling, feeding, trimming, and more for our long eared friends, with Megan Hensley, The Donkey Farrier, in this 2 part webinar.
19 Nov 2019
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Webinar - Creating and Posting Your Media Presentation Webinar - Is that PHCP Media Presentation scaring you into paralysis? Join us for this free informational webinar and get it done! This is designed for and open to PHCP members only.
26 Oct 2019 -
27 Oct 2019

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Beginning clinic - Beginning Anatomy and Dissection Hands on clinic (VA) - Learning about the amazing structures inside the hoof is a great way to understand how to take better care of your horse. If you want that knowledge, join renowned hoof care professional and educator Paige Poss for a fascinating and rare glimpse into the hidden world of the equine hoof!