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



Farrier-Vet Round Table "Something Different"


August 24th, 2019 9:00am
Farrier-Vet Round Table
Need additional info contact NCHA at 336-407-1081
Farriers with different experience and skill sets will be
evaluating and treating real cases. The round table discussion
will be moderated by Dr. Jim Meeker from Davie County Large
Animal Hospital.

This event will be from 9 am to 3 pm. Lunch will be provided!
and Registration is Free!

Please set you calendars for this great educational event.
Note: No regular meeting on Tuesday, August 13th at 6:30 pm.


Davie County Large
Animal Hospital
928 Farmington Rd.
Mocksville, NC 27028
Office: (336) 998-7131


Meekers's Farrier Meeting/Davie County Large Animal Hospital

August 13th meeting canceled.

Tuesday Sepetember 10th - 6:00pm
Every 2nd Tuesday Night of the Month

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

NCHA Board of Directors Meeting
September 16, 2019 - 6:30pm
Elizabeths Pizza
119 Siler Crossing, Siler City, NC 27344
(3rd Monday of odd number months)

Blowing Rock Clinic
September 21st 9:00am
Broyhill Equestrian Preserve
1500 Laurel Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
September 21st 9:00am


Shoe Making Contest
October 5th, 2019

(location to be announced)
8:00am sign in, starting at 9am
$20 per class, $10 eagle eye
Lunch provided

2nd Annual Danny Ward Memorial Contest & Clinic
November 1st & 2nd 8:30am

Live Shoeing Competition, Vendors, Concessions, Auction & more...

The awards presentation, auction & raffle will be held Saturday evening following the clinic.


Alphin-Stuart Arena
500 Plantation Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

The Host Hotel for the NCHA’s 2nd Annual Danny Ward Memorial
Contest/Clinic at VA Tech on November 1st & 2nd 2019 is:
Hilton Garden Inn
900 Plantation Rd.,
Blacksburg VA 24060
Use promotional code “HSHOE” to get the discounted rate
($114/night). Rate good for Thursday, Friday and Saturday night stays.
Reservations must be made by October 1st to get the reduced rate.





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