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Andrew Poynton

  • Andrew Poynton FWCF (Fellow of the Worshipful Company of Farriers 1998)
  • Practised farriery since 1980 and is a well known and respected farrier who specialises in remedial farriery ranging from orthopaedic work, young stock, subtle lameness in competition horses to extreme situations such as severe laminitic cases, for which his innovative thermoplastic Imprint® support shoes were first designed.
  • Formally an executive member and examiner for the Worshipful Company of Farriers for many years.
  • Handles referral work from veterinary and farriery practices throughout the country and overseas.
  • Trained a number of farrier apprentices.
  • Conducts numerous training courses for advanced farriery techniques for farriers and veterinary surgeons in the UK and abroad.
  • Performs farriery demonstrations, lecture tours and speaking engagements internationally.