Hartpury College

Alan Bailey AFCL - Farrier

Alan is resident farrier at Three Counties Equine Hospital, working from a purpose-built forge and has been an associate in the practice for the past 17 years. .
He has been undertaking remedial farriery for the Equine Therapy Centre for 10 years.

Alan deals with an array of cases ranging from foal/weanling limb deviations, where plastics and glue-on shoes are often employed, to racing and competition horses involved in all sports disciplines and leisure activities. He works closely with our vets and therapists to develop shoes to deal with specific conformational abnormalities and provide optimal support for musculoskeletal injuries.