Dedication to the Art and Science of Farriery


What's NCHA?

The North Carolina Horseshoers Association (NCHA) is dedicated to the promotion of excellence in the art and science of farriery. The organization's goal is to define, maintain, and improve the quality of craftsmanship and standard of ethics within the association and industry.

The NCHA community is comprised of and open to all farriers and veterinarians, horse owners, trainers, veterinarians and vendors in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.


Upcoming Events



Meekers's Farrier Meeting/Davie County Large Animal Hospital

Dr. Meeker will do a presentaion of the glass horse at 5pm Sharp. this will help anyone taking the certification. Regular farrier meeting will follow.

Tuesday April 9th - 6:00pm
(Every 2nd Tuesday Night of the Month, Be sure to check for updates or cancelations due to weather or holidays)

Davie County Large Animal Hospital
928 Farmington Rd, Mocksville, NC 27028

NCHA Board of Directors Meeting
May 20, 2019 - 6:30pm
Elizabeths Pizza
119 Siler Crossing, Siler City, NC 27344

(3rd Monday of odd number months)

AFA Certification Exam 
April 12th @ 3:00pm (written & shoe display)
April 13th @ 9:00am (practical)

The Lesson Barn
3789 High Point Rd
Winston Salem, NC. 27107
Examiner: Dusty Franklin, CJF AWCF
Call to register before March 30th, 2019
336-407-1081 and for additional details.

Leatherwood Clinic

Hands On & Tool Swap

Bring your rig & bring some tools that you want to sell or swap.

April 27th 9:00am
Leatherwood Mountains Resort
512 Meadow Rd, Ferguson, NC 28624


July 12 & 13 
Hands On Clinic with Brodie Trnka, CJF
July 12th - 9am 
Cost for clinic $100 plus NCHA membership fee. 
(Membership is $30/year or $120/5yrs.)
July 13th - 9am 
Free with NCHA Membership
River Wind Stables
3119A Tom Hunt Road
Oxford, NC 27565
(919) 418-1679

Blowing Rock Clinic
Broyhill Equestrian Preserve
1500 Laurel Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(Details to come)


2nd Annual Danny Ward Memorial Contest & Clinic
November 1st & 2nd 
(Details to come)





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