2-Day Hoof Trimming Workshop

2-Day Hoof Trimming Workshop


2-Day Hoof Trimming Workshop

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Thursday, August 1, 2019, 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

2-Day Hoof Trimming Workshop


Meet at the Town of Seneca Pavilion: 3675 Flint Road, Stanley, NY

Visiting Ivy Lakes Dairy: 1994 State Route 245, Stanley, NY

This two-day hoof trimming workshop will be held on Wednesday, July 31 and Thursday, August 1.
Participants will learn the basic hoof trimming methods, along with hoof anatomy, nutrition & hoof horn health, lameness scoring, and knife sharpening and safety. The hands-on portion of the class will include trimming practice utilizing cadaver hooves.

*Note: This workshop is designed to introduce participants to hoof trimming methods and factors affecting hoof health. It is not intended to create proficient hoof trimmers in two days.*


Chip Hendrickson, Hoof Trimmer, Agrochem

Vic Daniel, Hoof Trimmer, Vic's Custom Clips

Neil Andrew, Zinpro

Participants should bring rubber boots that are in good condition & can be sanitized for bio-security measures. Coveralls or work clothes will be necessary for the hands-on portion of the class.

Registration is required and will be capped at 15 participants.

Registration will be open from June 24 - July 24.

Cost includes materials and lunches on both days.
$175/person enrolled in the NWNY Team*
$225/person not enrolled in the NWNY Team

Hosted by:  Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops

*Not enrolled in the NWNY Team? Contact your local CCE office for more information.

For registration or questions, contact Libby or Margaret:

Libby Eiholzer: 607-793-4847 or geg24@cornell.edu
Margaret Quaassdorff: 585-405-2567 or maq27@cornell.edu


$175/person enrolled in the NWNY Team / $225/person not enrolled in the NWNY Team. Cost includes materials and lunches on both days.

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Town of Seneca Pavilion
3675 Flint Road
Stanley, NY 14561

Last updated June 19, 2019