2023 Annual TPFA Clinic & AFA Certification

The 2023 TPFA Farrier Certification is scheduled to be on May 19th & 20th at Palo Pinto County Cowboy Church, Santo Tx. The Pre-Certification Clinic is Friday (lunch, giveaways!) at 9am-4pm and Testing begins at 5pm. Saturday 9am start. 

This year, you may pay online to reserve your testing seat or horse. Shoeing is limited to 40 candidates. Finalized fees for the AFA will be paid onsite. (Make sure your AFA membership is current!) More info below...

Thanks to Our Sponsors

Well-Shod.com + Mustad USA Kahn Forge, Inc. + Groom's Hand Thrush Solution + American Hat Company + Farrier Product Distribution, Inc. + Cooper's Country Store + Rafter V Farrier Tool Rebuilds & Supply + World Championship Blacksmiths + Stonewell Bodies + Finger Lakes Custom Manufacturing + Indian Creek Forge, LLC + Texas Farrier Supply + Gene Lieser + Lieser Land Forge, LLC. + Danny Anderson

TPFA Clinic: Friday 9am-4pm, $50 to attend

Topics covered: Leg Dissection, Tool Maintenance, How to Pass the Written Exam, CF Shoe Modifications, CF Shoeing Demo, CJF Bar Shoe Demo, CJF Shoeing Demo...

AFA Certification: Begins at 5pm sharp on Friday.


Palo Pinto County Cowboy Church

2731 S FM 129

Santo, TX 76472

Contact Lee Olsen: 605-200-0505

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La Quinta, 817-595-4481

Quality One, 817-594-0055

EconoLodge, 817-599-3705

TPFA Certification Sign Up and Payment Form