American Association of Professional Farriers

Back in 2011, a small group of farriers came together in Georgetown, Kentucky with the idea of creating a new association that would benefit all farriers and horse owners. Issues around certification, publications, continuing education, professional relations and alliances were discussed at that initial meeting and it was realised that an organisation and rallying point was needed. So began the American Association of Professional Farriers (AAPF). Not long after this meeting, the Association’s Read more [...]
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5 Changes You Can Make In Your Farrier Business To Please Your Clients

What changes and improvements do you plan to make to your farrier business this year? Since we’re just starting out in 2018, we’ve come up with 5 possible changes that you can make to keep your clients pleased and happy. Send Out Appointment Reminder Texts and Emails If you’re not already doing do, then it’s essential that you start to send out reminder texts and emails. An appointment reminder can help to reduce a client’s stress over potentially missing an appointment. It also shows Read more [...]

Top New Year’s Resolutions To Make For Your Farrier Business

With 2018 right around the corner, have you started to think about what you’ll do to improve your farrier business next year? It’s the perfect time to come up with a New Year’s resolution for your farrier business. If you’re stuck trying to come up with an idea, we have 5 great suggestions to help you out. Increase Your Networking Networking can be an effective way to build your farrier business and find new clients. Make a point of increasing your networking in 2018. Try strategies Read more [...]

Considerations When Hiring an Assistant for Your Farrier Business

Have you been wondering if your farrier business could benefit from an assistant? There are many reasons why hiring an assistant may be a good move for your business, but it’s important that you’re prepared for everything that comes with this decision. Here are some points you’ll want to consider as you decide. The Benefits of an Assistant When you hire an assistant for your farrier business, you’re essentially getting the capability to do twice as much work every day. Even if your Read more [...]

4 Ways Farriers Can Make Their Accountant’s Job a Little Easier

Tax time is hectic for accountants, and if you’re not well-organized, then you’ll make your accountant’s job more difficult. Want your accountant to look forward to you showing up with your tax information each year? Then consider these 4 tips. Keep Receipts Organized and Labeled Keeping track of receipts is one of the most arduous tasks of owning a farrier business, but it’s absolutely necessary. Every receipt you have increases your deductions, minimizing the amount of tax Read more [...]

5 Essential Stress-Relief Tips for Farriers

Do you find yourself constantly trying to keep up with your farrier business while balancing it with your life? Running your own business is a major source of stress, and when your schedule is tight and you’re juggling commitments, that stress can get worse. That’s why we’re sharing five essential stress-relief tips just for farriers, so you can start putting these tips to work today. Get Control of Procrastination One of the greatest sources of stress is procrastination. Catching up Read more [...]

How The Farriers App Can Give You A Leg Up On Other Farrier Business Competition

  Are you looking for a way to help your farrier business stand out from the crowd? Setting your business apart from others can give you a real advantage, and can mean that you attract more clients. But don’t worry, you don’t have to go through expensive rebranding or any crazy changes to help your business stand out from others. The Farriers App can help you do just that. Here’s how. Get Truly Professional Digitizing your business with The Farriers App instantly gives you Read more [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Digitize Your Farrier Business

Have you digitized your farrier business yet? It might seem like a big leap to make at first, especially if you’ve gone the traditional route of handwritten invoices, a calendar that you carry around in your truck with you, and a list of your mileage routes. But there are actually many reasons why you should digitize your farrier business. Here are just a few. 1. Improved Accuracy Going digital can increase the accuracy of your business. With The Farriers App, you can tell at a glance who Read more [...]

How to Turn Your Clients Into Your Best Marketers

  When it comes to building your farrier business and bringing in new clients, you actually have a phenomenal marketing strategy right at your fingertips. It’s your current clients. Learning how to Make Your Business as Professional as Possible You want your clients and veterinarians to think highly of your farrier business, and one of the best ways to achieve that is to make your business as professional as possible. With The Farriers App,, you can send out invoices incorporating Read more [...]

5 Ways to Revive Your Farrier Business

Rough times and challenges are part of being in business. That said, they’re not easy to get through, and you may feel like giving up on your farrier business when you’re going through a particularly rough time. The good news is that many of these challenges can be overcome, and in most cases you can revive your farrier business. These five tips can help you get started. 1. Partner With Another Farrier No one will better understand what you’re going through than another farrier. Consider Read more [...]