Shoeing for Support:

Discussion and Dissection of the Equine Lower Limb

Dr. Jenny Hagen PhD, DVM

Our featured speaker Dr. Jenny Hagen PhD, DVM, upholds an extensive background in equine veterinarian and farrier fields.  As an equine veterinarian and certified farrier, Hagen leads her own private practice for equine orthopedics, farriery, and chiropractic. Hagen holds substantial roles as an educator, and researcher.  Hagen freelances as a professional speaker, consultant, and farrier.  Her knowledge and expertise have made considerable contributions to the veterinarian and farrier at an international level.  To see Dr. Hagen’s full CV click here.


Topics of focus will include:

  • Functional anatomy of the distal limb

  • Orthopedic shoeing - use and adaptation during rehabilitation process

  • Motion analysis and impact of trimming and shoeing on equine locomotion

Participants will work in small groups for dissection portion of lecture.


This event has been approved for 7 American Association of Professional Farriers (AAPF) Continuing Education Credits. 

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